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le·ges

 (lē′jēz′)
n.
Plural of lex.

leges

(ˈliːdʒiːz)
n
(Law) the plural of lex

le•ges

(ˈli dʒiz; Lat. ˈlɛ gɛs)

n.
pl. of lex.
References in classic literature ?
It runs: -- Vondervotteimittis -- Vonder, lege Donder -- Votteimittis, quasi und Bleitziz- Bleitziz obsol: -- pro Blitzen.
The grounds upon which Linnaeus would fain have banished the whales from the waters, he states as follows: On account of their warm bilocular heart, their lungs, their movable eyelids, their hollow ears, penem intrantem feminam mammis lactantem, and finally, ex lege naturae jure meritoque.
It is the privi- lege of early youth to live in advance of its days in all the beautiful continuity of hope which knows no pauses and no introspection.
Individual paper topics include divine discourse in Homer's Iliad, past and present in Pindar's religious poetry, writing sacred laws in archaic and classical Crete, embedded speech in the Attic leges sacrae, hexametrical incantations as oral and written phenomena, unknowable names and invocations in late antique theurgic ritual, Plautus the theologian, dilemmas of pietas in Roman declamation, Paul's self-images within an oral milieu, and Augustine's Psalm Against the Donatists.
Quia cum illi barbari, ut statim dicam, non essent subiecti iure humano, res illorum non sunt examinandae per leges humanas sed divinas, quarum iuristae non sunt satis periti ut per se possint huiusmodi quaestiones definire>>.
Raugei does not identify the leges iudiciaria and agraria discussed by Pinelli and Dupuy (her main note is n.
While only 17 percent of black college students attend historically black col- leges and universities, these schools award 44 percent of the nation's science degrees to black undergraduates.
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