responsa prudentium

plural noun

re·​spon·​sa pru·​den·​ti·​um
-sə(ˌ)prüˈdentēəm,
-dench(ē)əm
: the responses or opinions of eminent lawyers or professional jurists on legal questions addressed to them compare obiter dictum

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Late Latin

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“Responsa prudentium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/responsa%20prudentium. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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