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'jurist' - used as a noun
a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nations
a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice
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What most impresses us about great jurists is not their tenacious grasps of fine points, honed almost to invisibility; it is the moment when we are suddently aware of the sweep and direction of the law, and its place in the lives of men.
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- Irving R. Kaufman
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