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Define That Term #314

Dictionary_2 The most recent term was jus cogens, which is defined as:

Principles of international law so fundamental that no nation may ignore them or attempt to contract out of them through treaties. For example, genocide and participating in a slave trade are thought to be jus cogens.

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Today's term is:


As always, no dictionaries please.


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