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BEM 261: Legal Environment of Business: NEXIS Uni

NEXIS Uni

 

You can use the Nexis Uni database to access the following well-known legal dictionaries: 

Ballentine's Law Dictionary, 3rd Edition

The Wolters Kluwer Bouvier Law Dictionary Desk Edition

The Law Dictionary

To search for the definition of a word or phrase as it is used in the law, use the Guided Search interface in Nexis Uni:

  1. Select "A Publication" from the list of options in the "What are you interested in?" box.
  2. Type a word or phrase in the search box.
  3. Then start typing the word "dictionary" in the "Find Publication" box and select one of the above three dictionaries from the drop-down list.
  4. Click Search. You will see one or more definitions for the word or phrase that you searched.

 

 

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