ADJ. colossal, enormous, huge, large | small | life-size | equestrian | bronze, marble, etc.
VERB + STATUE erect, put up | unveil
STATUE + VERB be, stand The statue stands in one of the main squares.
PREP. ~ of a statue of the Virgin | ~ to the unveiling of a statue to Lord Brown
ADJ. legal | federal, parliamentary | criminal
VERB + STATUTE pass | comply with
STATUTE + NOUN law the obligations of the employer in common and statute law | book This archaic law remained on the statute books until last year.
PREP. by ~ Local authorities are required by statute to provide care homes for the elderly. | under (a/the) ~ a trading company formed under statute