noun[mass noun] Law
- They had the whole jus gentium to deal with them.
- There was another law, though it was still under the umbrella of Rome and its empire, for people who were not Roman - the jus gentium, or the law of people generally.
- He argued that the English crown used a letter patent to authorize overseas activities primarily to show the ‘outer world’ that these enterprises were consistent with the evolving jus gentium.
Latin, literally 'law of nations'.
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