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ipso jure

[ ip-soh yoo-re; English ip-soh joor-ee ]
/ ˈɪp soʊ ˈyu rɛ; English ˈɪp soʊ ˈdʒʊər i /
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adverb Latin.
by the law itself; by operation of law.
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British Dictionary definitions for ipso jure

ipso jure
/ (ˈɪpsəʊ ˈjʊərɪ) /

adverb
by the law itself; by operation of law

Word Origin for ipso jure

from Latin
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