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 (jo͝o-rĭd′ĭ-kəl) also ju·rid·ic (-ĭk)
Of or relating to the law and its administration.

[From Latin iūridicus : iūs, iūr-, law; see yewes- in Indo-European roots + dīcere, dic-, to say; see deik- in Indo-European roots.]

ju·rid′i·cal·ly adv.
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This was accompanied by the survival (and creation) of 'locations' where the majority of the population lived in a juridically preserved pre-capitalist regime where cash needs could be met largely through male migrancy.
On the basis of the principle that all dicasteries are juridically equal, a clearer organization of the offices of the Roman Curia was needed, in order to bring out the fact that each dicastery has its own areas of competence.
The first lesson may be found in the Catechism: "charity," so the Church teaches, "keeps the commandments of God and his Christ." (43) This salutary and true teaching can be explained morally and juridically, to be sure.
Bancec established a general presumption that a judgment against a foreign state may not be executed on property owned by a juridically separate agency or instrumentality.
dictum de omni principle being juridically reflected in the lege non distinguente directive--the above observations apply to healthcare professions to the full extent.
The "duty of the people" here at issue is not a duty of benevolence but, as Kant immediately goes on to explain, one arising from the juridically constitutive act itself, and hence a duty of right rather than (mere) ethics.
In Babic, a juridically unnecessary focus on motivation allows the Chamber to morally condemn Babic, thereby depriving his case of didactic, political potential.
At the time of the liquidation of British Empire in 1947 two- fifth of the subcontinent was ruled by princes over whom Britain had juridically been suzerain.
Sovereigns, recognizing no higher authority, are juridically equal under international law.
This reciprocity of rights and duties, besides being philosophically and juridically a unity of indivisible interrelationship, also provides men and women with a means of realizing integrally human, material and spiritual values, states the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace (cf The Church and Human Rights, Vatican City 2011, no.
In the first of five short chapters, the author points out the fundamental misunderstanding which dominates the American view of diplomacy: that "American exceptionalism as embodied on the 'Shining City on the Hill' trope co-exists uneasily with the diplomacy which requires a world of sovereign and juridically equal states." We who have worked in the profession know that, but how many American politicians do?