jus aedilium

noun
jus ae·​di·​li·​um | \ -ēˈdilēəm \
variants: or jus aedilicium \ -​ˌēdəˈlis(h)ēəm \

Definition of jus aedilium

Roman law
: the law of the curule aediles set forth in their edicts usually relating to police and market regulations

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History and Etymology for jus aedilium

Latin, law of the aediles or law of an aedile

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“Jus aedilium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jus%20aedilium. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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