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jus naturale

[juhs nach-uh-rey-lee, nat-yoo-] /ˈdʒʌs ˌnætʃ əˈreɪ li, ˌnæt yʊ-/
noun, Roman Law.
See under jus civile.
Also, jus naturae
[juhs nach-uh-ree, nat-yoo-] /ˈdʒʌs ˈnætʃ əˌri, ˈnæt yʊ-/ (Show IPA)
Origin of jus naturale
< Latin: natural law Unabridged
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jus naturale

noun (Roman law)
(originally) a system of law based on fundamental ideas of right and wrong; natural law
(in later usage) another term for jus gentium
Word Origin
from Latin
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