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The legal codes and specific laws of the Bible.

While laws are found throughout the (e.g., Genesis 9:3-4), there are three great legal collections:

To these may be added as well the and the collection of laws found in Ezekiel 44-46.

The term refers to the five books of Moses ("Pentateuch"), although torah is also the generic term for biblical "law" or "instruction" which forms the basis of halakha in Judaism.