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Dictionaries

These are the online legal reference websites I found most useful to law school students:

Legal Terms and Definitions:

General Legal Term Sites:

  • Wikipedia – An online encyclopedia with many legal terms (Law School Rating: Excellent)
  • The Free Dictionary.com – A good general dictionary with some legal terms (Law School Rating: Good)
  • Dictionary.com – A good general dictionary with some legal terms (Law School Rating: Good)
  • Merriam-Webster Online – A good general dictionary with some legal terms (Law School Rating: Good)

Or if you must have a paper copy: