Or Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Or.


"Or" is a coordinating conjunction in legal context often used to indicate a choice or alternative between two or more possibilities. It denotes the study or operation of two things independently but providing an option to pick any one. This term underlines that if the condition or part before 'or' does not exist or doesn't apply, then the condition or part after 'or' is considered.