Lawful

Definition of Lawful

Law´ful
a.1.Conformable to law; allowed by law; legitimate; competent.
2.Constituted or authorized by law; rightful; as, the lawful owner of lands.
Lawful age
the age when the law recognizes one's right of independent action; majority; - generally the age of twenty-one years. Also called legal age or age of majority.

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