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stricti juris

adjective or adverb stric·ti ju·ris \ˈstrik-ˌtī-ˈju̇r-is, ˈstrik-tē-ˈyu̇r-ēs\

Legal Definition of stricti juris

  1. :  according to or determined by strict interpretation of the law <the rights of a guarantor are stricti jurisSitzer v. Lang, 243 S.E.2d 95 (1978)>

Origin and Etymology of stricti juris

Latin


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stricti juris

noun stric·ti ju·ris

Legal Definition of stricti juris

  1. :  a rule of legal interpretation requiring or dictating close, narrow, or strict interpretation <failure to apply the rule of stricti juris to the parol evidence — Brown v. Capitol Fish Co., 282 S.E.2d 694 (1981)>


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