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jurisprudence

noun ju·ris·pru·dence \ˌjr-əs-ˈprü-dən(t)s\

: the study of law

Full Definition of JURISPRUDENCE

1
:  the science or philosophy of law
2
a :  a system or body of law
b :  the course of court decisions
3
:  a department of law <medical jurisprudence>
ju·ris·pru·den·tial \-prü-ˈden(t)-shəl\ adjective
ju·ris·pru·den·tial·ly \-ˈden(t)-sh(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of JURISPRUDENCE

1654

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