See also: legal-ese
- Hyphenation: le‧gal‧ese
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- (informal, derogatory) Technical jargon common in the legal profession, the argot of lawyers.
- (informal, derogatory) Wordy, ostentatious talk or writing that resembles legal writing, especially when confusing to laypeople; bureaucratese; officialese.
technical talk of the legal profession
wording that resembles how lawyers write
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