Definition of droit in English:


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Pronunciation: /drɔɪt


Law, historical
A right or due.
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  • But the paradox that I'd like to submit for discussion is the following: it is this deconstructible structure of law, or if you prefer of justice as droit, that also insures the possibility of deconstruction.


late Middle English: from Old French, based on Latin directus 'straight, right, direct'.

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