corpus juriscorpus ju·ris
a collection of all the laws of a nation or district
Origin of corpus jurisL, body of law
(plural corpora juris)
- the entire body of laws of a country or of a particular court
corpus juris - Legal Definition
Body of law. The law in general, especially when compiled, codified, and published in a single text or in a series consisting of a collection of individual laws. Abbreviated C.J.