jus commune

noun

jus com·​mu·​ne
-kəˈmyü(ˌ)nē
1
: the common law of England
2
: the common or public law or right as opposed to the jus singulare established for special cases

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“Jus commune.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jus%20commune. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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