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Grotius, Hugo

Pronunciation: /ˈɡrōSH(ē)əs/
(1583–1645), Dutch jurist and diplomat; Latinized name of Huig de Groot. His legal treatise, De Jure Belli et Pacis (1625), established the basis of modern international law.

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Syllabification: Gro·ti·us, Hugo

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