Corpus Juris Canonici

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Corpus Juris Canonici (kəˈnɒnɪˌsaɪ)
 
n
RC Church Clementines Decretals Decretum Extravagantes Sext See also Codex Juris Canonici the official compilation of canon law published by authority of Gregory XIII in 1582, superseded by the Codex Juris Canonici in 1918
 
[Medieval Latin, literally: body of canon law]

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