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Definition: Codify


Quick Summary of Codify

Arrange (laws or rules) into a systematic code.

What is the dictionary definition of Codify?

Dictionary Definition

v. to arrange and label a system of laws.

Examples of Codify in a sentence

The company president codified the goal as a one-line mission statement.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Codify. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd.
September 26, 2023
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Codify. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: September 26, 2023).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Codify. Retrieved September 26, 2023
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Codify are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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