de jure

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin (from) + iūre (law).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /deɪ ˈd͡ʒʊɹi/[1], /deɪ ˈd͡ʒʊəɹeɪ/,[2] /di ˈd͡ʒʊɹi/, /di ˈd͡ʒʊɹ/, /di ˈʒʊɹ/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /deɪ ˈd͡ʒʊəɹ(e)ɪ/[3]

Adjective[edit]

de jure (not comparable)

  1. By right, in accordance with or as deemed by the law, legally.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “de jure”, in Oxford Advanced American Dictionary[1], 18 February 2020
  2. ^ de jure” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.
  3. ^ “de jure”, in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary[2], 18 February 2020
  4. ^ John Bouvier (1914) , Francis Rawle, editor, Bouvier's Law Dictionary and Concise Encyclopedia[3], volume 2, 8th edition, Kansas City, MO: Vernon Law Book Company, OCLC 875212404, Juris et de jure, page 1760

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Adjective[edit]

de jure (invariable, not comparable)

  1. de jure (according to the law)