HyperDic: de_jure

English > 2 senses of the expression de jure:
ADJECTIVEallde jureby right
ADVERBallde jure, legally, lawfullyby law
English > de jure: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningBy right; according to law.
Example"de jure recognition of the new government"
Oppositede factoExisting in fact whether with lawful / lawful authority or not
Spanishde jure
Catalande iure
English > de jure: 2 senses > adverb 1
MeaningBy law; conforming to the law.
Synonymslegally, lawfully
Oppositeunlawfullynot conforming to the law
Spanishlegalmente, legítimamente, lícitamente

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