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Austin, John Line breaks: John Aus¦tin
Pronunciation: /ˈɒstɪn/

Definition of Austin, John in English:

( 1790–1859), English jurist. His work is significant for its strict delimitation of the sphere of law and its distinction from that of morality.

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