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lex scripta

[leks skrip-tuh] /lɛks ˈskrɪp tə/
noun, Law.
1.
written law; statute law.
Origin
< Latin lēx scrīpta
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lex scripta

noun
1.
the written law; statute law
Word Origin
from Latin
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