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lex scripta

[leks skrip-tuh] /lɛks ˈskrɪp tə/
noun, Law.
written law; statute law.
Origin of lex scripta
From the Latin word lēx scrīpta Unabridged
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lex scripta

the written law; statute law
Word Origin
from Latin
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