game law

noun
a law enacted for the preservation of game, as by restricting the number and kinds of game that may be taken and by designating periods of the year when specified game may be taken.

Origin:
1705–15

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Example sentences
Cadets take a fish and game law enforcement training program after they are hired.
The presence of game law officers in immigrant communities was an unprecedented intrusion of state power into local life.
It was so progressive that, had it been consistently enforced, it would have become the standard for fish and game law nationally.
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