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jurisconsult

[joo r-is-kuh n-suhlt, -kon-suhlt] /ˌdʒʊər ɪs kənˈsʌlt, -ˈkɒn sʌlt/
noun
1.
Roman and Civil Law. a person authorized to give legal advice.
2.
Civil Law. a master of the civil law.
Abbreviation: J.C.
Origin of jurisconsult
1595-1605
First recorded in 1595-1605, jurisconsult is from the Latin word jūris consultus one skilled in the law. See jus, consult
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jurisconsult

/ˌdʒʊərɪsˈkɒnsʌlt/
noun
1.
a person qualified to advise on legal matters
2.
a master of jurisprudence
Word Origin
C17: from Latin jūris consultus; see jus, consult
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