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ordinance
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition a rule or law — typically enacted by city government
  • "There is no law, nor reverence for authority, no regard for human ordinances or opinions, right or wrong, mixed up with that child's composition," remarked he, as much to himself as to his companion.
    Chapter 10 -- The Leech and his Patient (51% in)

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