Roman law Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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Roman lawnoun [U]

uk   us   specialized
the ​system of ​laws of the ​ancient Romans, on which some ​modernlegalsystems are ​based
(Definition of Roman law from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Roman law”
in Chinese (Simplified) 罗马法(一些现代法律体系依此创立)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羅馬法(一些現代法律體系依此創立)…
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