jurisprudence

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin iūrisprūdentia (astuteness in the law).

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Noun[edit]

jurisprudence (usually uncountable, plural jurisprudences)

  1. (law) The theoretical study of law.
    Synonym: legal theory

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References[edit]

  • jurisprudence” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin iūrisprūdentia (astuteness in the law).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒy.ʁis.pʁy.dɑ̃s/

Noun[edit]

jurisprudence f (uncountable)

  1. case law

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