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Contentious jurisdiction
Contentious Con*ten"tious, a. [L. contentiosus: cf. F. contentieux.] 1. Fond of contention; given to angry debate; provoking dispute or contention; quarrelsome. Despotic and contentious temper. --Macaulay. 2. Relating to contention or strife; involving or characterized by contention. --Spenser. More cheerful, though not less contentious, regions. --Brougham. 3. (Law) Contested; litigated; litigious; having power to decide controversy. Contentious jurisdiction (Eng. Eccl. Law), jurisdiction over matters in controversy between parties, in contradistinction to voluntary jurisdiction, or that exercised upon matters not opposed or controverted. Syn: Quarrelsome; pugnacious; dissentious; wrangling; litigious; perverse; peevish. -- Con*ten"tious*ly, adv. -- Con*ten"tious*ness, n.
Jurisconsult
Jurisconsult Ju`ris*con"sult, n. [L. jurisconsultus; jus, juris, right + consulere, consultum, to consult: cf. F. jurisconsulte.] (Law) A man learned in the civil law; an expert in juridical science; a professor of jurisprudence; a jurist.
Jurisdictional
Jurisdictional Ju`ris*dic"tion*al, a. [Cf. LL. jurisdictionalis, F. juridictionnel.] Of or pertaining to jurisdiction; as jurisdictional rights. --Barrow.
Jurisdictive
Jurisdictive Ju`ris*dic"tive, a. Having jurisdiction. -- Milton.
Jurisprudence
Jurisprudence Ju`ris*pru"dence, n. [L. jurisprudentia; jus, juris, right, law + prudentia a foreseeing, knowledge of a matter, prudence: cf. F. jurisprudence. See Just, a., and Prudence.] The science of juridical law; the knowledge of the laws, customs, and rights of men in a state or community, necessary for the due administration of justice. The talents of Abelard were not confined to theology, jurisprudence, philosophy. -- J. Warton. Medical jurisprudence, that branch of juridical law which concerns questions of medicine.
Jurisprudent
Jurisprudent Ju`ris*pru"dent, a.[See Jurisprudence.] Understanding law; skilled in jurisprudence. --G. West.
Jurisprudent
Jurisprudent Ju`ris*pru"dent, n. [Cf. F. jurisprudent.] One skilled in law or jurisprudence. [R.] --De Quincey.
Jurisprudential
Jurisprudential Ju`ris*pru*den"tial, a. Of or pertaining to jurisprudence. --Stewart.
Jurist
Jurist Ju`rist, n. [F. juriste, LL. jurista, fr. L. jus, juris, right, law. See Just, a.] One who professes the science of law; one versed in the law, especially in the civil law; a writer on civil and international law. It has ever been the method of public jurists to ?raw a great part of the analogies on which they form the law of nations from the principles of law which prevail in civil community. -- Burke.
Juristic
Juristic Ju*ris"tic, Juristical Ju*ris"tic*al, a. Of or pertaining to a jurist, to the legal profession, or to jurisprudence. [R.] ``Juristic ancestry.' --Lowell.
Juristical
Juristic Ju*ris"tic, Juristical Ju*ris"tic*al, a. Of or pertaining to a jurist, to the legal profession, or to jurisprudence. [R.] ``Juristic ancestry.' --Lowell.
Medical jurisprudence
Jurisprudence Ju`ris*pru"dence, n. [L. jurisprudentia; jus, juris, right, law + prudentia a foreseeing, knowledge of a matter, prudence: cf. F. jurisprudence. See Just, a., and Prudence.] The science of juridical law; the knowledge of the laws, customs, and rights of men in a state or community, necessary for the due administration of justice. The talents of Abelard were not confined to theology, jurisprudence, philosophy. -- J. Warton. Medical jurisprudence, that branch of juridical law which concerns questions of medicine.

Meaning of Juris from wikipedia

- conferred in Latin or in English as Juris Doctor (sometimes shown on Latin diplomas in the accusative form Juris Doctorem) and at some law schools Doctor...
- The Juris were a tribe of South American Indigenous people, formerly occupying the country between the rivers Içá (lower Putumayo) and Yapura, north-western...
- Juris is mostly a Latvian masculine given name derived from the Gr**** Γεώργιος (Georgios), meaning "farmer", and may refer to: Juris Alunāns (1832–1864)...
- Juri, JURI or Jüri may refer to: Dative singular case of Latin Jus Committee on Legal Affairs, committee of the European Parliament, known as JURI Juri...
- Juris means "body of law". It was originally used by the Romans for several of their collections of all the laws in a certain field—see Corpus Juris Civilis—and...
- in favour of the Juris Doctor degree. Canada followed the United States in the 2000’s, phasing out the Bachelor of Laws for the Juris Doctor. The first...
- and are still used. "Juris Alunāns (1832–1864) – dzejnieks, publicists" (in Latvian). Vietas.lv. Retrieved October 1, 2011. "Juris Alunāns" (in Latvian)...
- sui juris indicates legal competence, and refers to an adult who has the capacity to manage his or her own affairs. It is opposed to alieni juris, meaning...
- The Corpus Juris (or Iuris) Civilis ("Body of Civil Law") is the modern name for a collection of fundamental works in jurisprudence, issued from 529 to...
- Publici juris is a legal Latin term, approximately translating to English as "of public right". An example is water in the sea. Many times referred to...