Ambit of the Law Meaning

borrowed from the Latin ambitus “circuit, circumference, bands of ground around the exterior of a building”, from ambÄ«re “rotating visit, circle, orbit” + -tus, suffix of action names – more under the environment entry 1. A dividing line, such as walking around a place; an outer or encompassing line or boundary. The limits or scope of any power or jurisdiction; a line that describes any object.