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jurisconsultus (s) (noun), jurisconsulti (pl)
In Roman law, an expert in legal science or someone who was an expert regarding the laws: The Roman jurisconsulti were regularly consulted for legal information and advice, both by private citizens; such as, their clients, and also by the magistrates (government officials), advocates, and others who were responsible for administering justice.
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