Pandects legal definition of Pandects
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Related to Pandects: Codex Justinianus
, Corpus Iuris Civilis
PANDECTS, civil law. The name of an abridgment or compilation of the civil
law, made by order of the emperor Justinian, and to which he gave the force
of law. It is also known by the name of Digest. (q.v.)
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The Selective Voet being the Commentary on the Pandects
[Paris Edition of 1829] by Johannes Voet [l647-1713], 8 vols.
To say Latin "Bible" is to mis-speak because pandects
or works with all of the biblical books gathered together in one place were rare.
28) and unlike the pandects
or pocket bibles, psalters, glossed books and bibles historiales which are the previous specimens.