sumptuary

[suhmp-choo-er-ee]
adjective
1.
pertaining to, dealing with, or regulating expense or expenditure.
2.
intended to regulate personal habits on moral or religious grounds.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Latin sūmptuārius, equivalent to sūmptu(s) spending, expense (sūm(ere) to take, procure (see consume) + intrusive -p- + -tus suffix of v. action) + -ārius -ary

sumptuary, sumptuous.
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sumptuary (ˈsʌmptjʊərɪ)
 
adj
relating to or controlling expenditure or extravagance
 
[C17: from Latin sumptuārius concerning expense, from sumptus expense, from sūmere to spend]

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sumptuary
"pertaining to expense," 1600, from L. sumptuarius "relating to expenses," from sumptus "expensive" (see sumptuous).
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In other words, nature seeks a type, and this tendency is more potent than sumptuary laws or the restraints of society and trade.
Sumptuary laws, compulsory military service, and a strong civic religion would overcome the divisive effects of private interests.
Sumptuary laws are instances of legislative departure from the proper province of government.
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