ex debito justitiae

adjective (or adverb)
ex de·​bi·​to jus·​ti·​ti·​ae | \ eksˈdebəˌtōˌyu̇ˈstitēˌī \

Definition of ex debito justitiae

: of or by reason of an obligation of justice : as a matter of right

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“Ex debito justitiae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ex%20debito%20justitiae. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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