La palabra del día: Ordenamiento

Masculine noun. Usually followed by the adjectives legal or jurídico. Set of rules relating to each of the sectors of Law. E.g.: Creo que esta es una grave deficiencia y que básicamente no se adapta a nuestro ordenamiento jurídico: I consider that this is a serious defect and that, in principle, it does not befit our legal system.
This term has the same root of the verb ordenar: to order, to tidy; and the adjective ordenado/a: ordered, tidy, clean. dc