de jure definition

  • adverb:
    • based on law; by right.
    • legally; conforming to your legislation
    • based on legislation; by right.
    • by-law; complying into legislation
  • adjective:
    • By right, according to what the law states, legitimately.
    • by right; in accordance with law
    • By right, prior to the law, legitimately.
    • by right; relating to law
  • others:
    • By right; of right; by law; -- frequently against de facto.
    • By right; of right; by-law; -- often opposed to de facto.
  • noun:
    • By right; relating to law. See de facto.
    • By right; relating to law. See de facto.

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