Bylaw vs Edict - What's the difference?

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Bylaw is a related term of edict.


As nouns the difference between bylaw and edict

is that bylaw is a local custom or law of a settlement or district while edict is a proclamation of law or other authoritative command.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

bylaw

English

Alternative forms

* byrlaw (obsolete) * by-law, bye-law, byelaw

Noun

(en noun)
  • A local custom or law of a settlement or district.
  • A rule made by a local authority to regulate its own affairs.
  • A law or rule governing the internal affairs of an organization (e.g., corporation or business).
  • See also

    * bylaw officer

    edict

    English

    (wikipedia edict)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • a proclamation of law or other authoritative command
  • Anagrams

    * cited