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jurisprudence

noun [U] uk   /ˌdʒʊə.rɪsˈpruː.dəns/  us   /ˌdʒʊr.ɪs-/ specialized
the study of law and the principles on which law is based
jurisprudential
adjective uk   us   /-pruːˈden.ʃəl/
Canada has a jurisprudential tradition of protecting human rights.
Translations of “jurisprudence”
in Vietnamese luật học…
in Spanish jurisprudencia…
in Thai ศาสตร์เกี่ยวกับกฎหมาย, นิติศาสตร์…
in Malaysian jurisprudens…
in French jurisprudence…
in German die Rechtswissenschaft…
in Chinese (Traditional) 法學, 法律學…
in Indonesian ilmu hukum…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法学, 法律学…
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