Definitions for special act

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. special act(noun)

    a legislative act that applies only to a particular person or particular district

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Charles Darwin:

    We can allow satellites, planets, suns, universe, nay whole systems of universes, to be governed by laws, but the smallest insect, we wish to be created at once by special act.

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