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jurisprudent

[joo r-is-prood-nt]
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adjective
  1. versed in jurisprudence.
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noun
  1. a person versed in jurisprudence.
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Origin of jurisprudent

First recorded in 1620–30; jurisprud(ence) + -ent
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British Dictionary definitions for jurisprudent

jurisprudent

adjective
  1. skilled in jurisprudence or versed in the principles of law
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noun
  1. a jurisprudent person
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