jural

[ joor-uhl ]
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adjective
  1. pertaining to law; legal.

  2. of or relating to rights and obligations.

Origin of jural

1
1625–35; <Latin jūr- (stem of jūs) law + -al1

Other words from jural

  • ju·ral·ly, adverb

Words Nearby jural

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How to use jural in a sentence

  • Evidently the higher classes had the most reason to establish the jural consequences.

    Folkways | William Graham Sumner

British Dictionary definitions for jural

jural

/ (ˈdʒʊərəl) /


adjective
  1. of or relating to law or to the administration of justice

  2. of or relating to rights and obligations

Origin of jural

1
C17: from Latin iūs law + -al 1

Derived forms of jural

  • jurally, adverb

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