Of age; independent: the beneficiaries are all sui juris
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- If the plaintiff is sui juris, there appears to be no reason for a prepartition severance proceeding.
- Taxpayer is and at all times was a natural person, sui juris, and a citizen and a resident of North Carolina.
- Should the applicant for naturalisation as a Thai, under paragraph one, have children who are not sui juris in accordance with Thai law, and who have a domicile in Thailand, he may concurrently apply for such naturalisation for his children.
Latin, literally 'of one's own right'.
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Syllabification: su·i ju·ris
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