homo sui juris

noun
ho·​mo sui juris | \ ¦hō(ˌ)mō+ \

Definition of homo sui juris

: a person under his or her own control opposed to homo alieni juris

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“Homo sui juris.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homo%20sui%20juris. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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