actio stricti juris

noun ac·tio stric·ti ju·ris \-ˈstrik-ˌtī-ˈju̇r-əs, -ˌtē-ˈyu̇r-ə̇s\

Definition of actio stricti juris

plural

actiones stricti juris

  1. :  an action in Roman law that the judge was to decide according to the strict legal rules without reference to equitable considerations —contrasted with actio bonae fidei

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Origin and Etymology of actio stricti juris

Late Latin, literally, action of strict law


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