civilian

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civilian

1 a person learned in the civil or Roman law.
2 as an adjective, pertaining to the civil or Roman law.
3 a person not in the armed forces.

CIVILIAN. A doctor, professor, or student of the civil law.

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After the Nazi airport session, we cruised over to the Civilist shop in Berlin for what was supposed to be a relaxing BBQ, but were redirected to a surprise demo at a skatepark around the corner.
According to Ligia Lopes Fornazieri (2013), the normative power of the labor court system was the principal point of divergence between Waldemar Ferreira and Oliveira Vianna, who represented two positions in relation to the functioning of labor courts: the civilists, those who thought of normative power as an affront to the separation of powers expressed in the Constitution, and those who thought they were creating a branch of law different from the common legal system, with the labor court system being a special type of justice capable of creating judicial norms applied to professional categories in concrete cases.
(73) These are not comprehensible without Vitoria, among others, nor are the latter without due consideration of the work performed in prior centuries by scholastic theologians, particularly Aquinas, and by the canonists and civilists under the influence of Roman law.