Bylaw vs Investigation - What's the difference?

bylaw | investigation |

As nouns the difference between bylaw and investigation

is that bylaw is a local custom or law of a settlement or district while investigation is investigation.



Alternative forms

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


(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



  • The act of investigating; the process of inquiring into or following up; research; study; inquiry, especially patient or thorough inquiry or examination; as, the investigations of the philosopher and the mathematician; the investigations of the judge, the moralist.