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Grotius, Hugo Line breaks: Hugo Gro|tius
Pronunciation: /ˈɡrəʊtɪəs/

Definition of Grotius, Hugo in English:

(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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