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Islamic jurist qualified to issue a nonbinding opinion on a point of Islamic law

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Mufti: Islamic jurist qualified to issue a nonbinding opinion on a point of Islamic law
A mufti is an Islamic jurist qualified to issue a nonbinding opinion (fatwa) on a point of Islamic law (sharia). The act of issuing fatwas is called iftāʾ. Muftis and their fatwas played an important role throughout Islamic history, taking on new roles in the modern era.

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