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Codex Juris Canonici

[joo r-is-kuh-non-uh-sahy] /ˈdʒʊər ɪs kəˈnɒn əˌsaɪ/
noun, Roman Catholic Church
1.
an official collection of general church law made effective in 1918.
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Codex Juris Canonici

/ˈkəʊdɛks ˈdʒʊərɪs kəˈnɒnɪˌsaɪ/
noun
1.
the official code of canon law in force in the Roman Catholic Church; introduced in 1918 and revised in 1983 See also Corpus Juris Canonici
Word Origin
Latin: book of canon law
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