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Origin of jurisprudence
OTHER WORDS FROM jurisprudenceju·ris·pru·den·tial [joor-is-proo-den-shuhl], /ˌdʒʊər ɪs pruˈdɛn ʃəl/, adjectiveju·ris·pru·den·tial·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for jurisprudence
A negative doctrine of the State in the sense of jurisprudential criticism is Tolstoi's teaching.Anarchism|Paul Eltzbacher
Every one can imagine the fine page now added to the Golden Book of jurisprudential festivals.A Start in Life|Honore de Balzac
There was a jurisprudential element in the early law of Rome.
The mold of his mind was singularly judicial, and his career as a public servant shines through his jurisprudential service.Makers and Romance of Alabama History|B. F. Riley
Nevertheless the jurisprudential element is still but inchoate.
British Dictionary definitions for jurisprudence
Derived forms of jurisprudencejurisprudential (ˌdʒʊərɪspruːˈdɛnʃəl), adjectivejurisprudentially, adverb
Word Origin for jurisprudence
Cultural definitions for jurisprudence
The philosophy of law. Jurisprudence implies creating a body of law and methods for interpreting the law, studying the relationships between law and society, and predicting the effects of legal decisions. In the United States, lawmakers, attorneys, scholars, and courts all take an active role in guiding jurisprudence.