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Lat. Of positive law. “That was a rule positivi juris; I do not mean to say an unjust one.” Lord Elleu- borough, 12 East. G39. Posito nno oppositorum, negatur alteram. One of two opposite positions being affirmed, the other is denied. 3 Rolle, 422.


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