rectus in curia

adjective (or adverb)
rectus in cu·​ria | \ -inˈkyu̇rēə \

Definition of rectus in curia

: upright in the court : free from charge or impeachment : competent to participate in litigation and entitled to the benefit of law — see legalis homo

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“Rectus in curia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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