responsa prudentium

plural noun
re·​spon·​sa pru·​den·​ti·​um | \ -sə(ˌ)prüˈdentēəm, -dench(ē)əm\

Definition of responsa prudentium

: the responses or opinions of eminent lawyers or professional jurists on legal questions addressed to them — compare obiter dictum

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History and Etymology for responsa prudentium

Late Latin

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to boil down or concentrate

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