rebus sic stantibus


rebus sic stan·​ti·​bus
: so long as conditions have not substantially changed
a doctrine in international law that treaties are binding only rebus sic stantibus

Word History


New Latin, literally, things continuing thus

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rebus sic stantibus


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“Rebus sic stantibus.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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