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JURIST Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

One who is versed or skilled in law; answering to the Latin “jurisper- itus,” (q. v.) One who is skilled in the civil law, or law of nations. The term is now usually applied to those who have distinguished themselves by their writings on legal subjects.


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