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jural

[joo r-uh l] /ˈdʒʊər əl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to law; legal.
2.
of or pertaining to rights and obligations.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; < Latin jūr- (stem of jūs) law + -al1
Related forms
jurally, adverb
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Examples for jural
  • In this sense its obligation is ethical rather than jural, and its discussion belongs to the sphere of morals.
  • His appeal involves punitive damages, the jural rights doctrine, separation of powers and special legislation.
British Dictionary definitions for jural

jural

/ˈdʒʊərəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to law or to the administration of justice
2.
of or relating to rights and obligations
Derived Forms
jurally, adverb
Word Origin
C17: from Latin iūs law + -al1
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