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Related to Pandectae: pandects, Pandects of Justinian, Justinian's Code, Justinian's Digest, Corpus Iuris Civilis, Codex Justinianus
1. Pandects A digest of Roman civil law, compiled for the emperor Justinian in the sixth century ad and part of the Corpus Juris Civilis. Also called Digest.
2. The definitive statement of a legal rule.
a legal code or complete body or system of laws.See also: Law