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1 : of or relating to a jurist or jurisprudence [ scholarship] [ thought]
2 : of, relating to, or recognized in law [all of these considerations are of little or no significance "Wilson v. Lund, 491 P.2d 1287 (1971)"]
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.