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consistent with prevailing or accepted standards or circumstances

based on good judgment, reasoning, or evidence

in an exact manner

only a moment ago

by a very little; almost not

nothing more than

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used especially of what is legally or ethically right or proper or fitting

fair to all parties as dictated by reason and conscience

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free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception

of moral excellence

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and nothing more

indicating exactness or preciseness

only a moment ago

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absolutely

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only a very short time before

References in classic literature ?
I did not withdraw that affection from him without thinking I had the justest cause.
at 543-44 (reproducing a letter, dated October 10, 1792, discussing Smith, from Hamilton to Charles Cotesworth Pinckney: "[Smith] is truly an excellent member--a ready clear speaker of a sound analytic head and the justest views--I know no man whose loss from the House would be more severely felt by the good cause").
Soft, is the very word for her eye--of all epithets, the justest that could be given.
Every kind of composition, even the most poetical, is nothing but a chain of propositions and reasonings; not always indeed the justest and most exact, but still plausible and specious, however disguised by the coloring of the imagination.
McInerny, referring to the day of Maritain's death, refers to Plato, who had said of Socrates: "Such was the end, Echecrates, of our friend, concerning whom I may truly say that, of all the men of his time whom I have known, he was the wisest and justest and best.