Definition of "Law" :
noun: the learned profession that is mastered by graduate study in a law school and that is responsible for the judicial system
"He studied law at Yale."
noun: a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society
noun: a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature
"The laws of thermodynamics."
noun: the branch of philosophy concerned with the law and the principles that lead courts to make the decisions they do
noun: legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
"There is a law against kidnapping."
noun: the force of policemen and officers
"The law came looking for him."
noun: the collection of rules imposed by authority
"Civilization presupposes respect for the law."