jus privatum

noun
jus pri·​va·​tum | \ -prə-ˈvā-təm, -prī-; -prē-ˈvä-təm \

Legal Definition of jus privatum

: a right of private ownership — compare jus publicum

History and Etymology for jus privatum

New Latin, from Latin, private law or right

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“Jus privatum.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/jus%20privatum. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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