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in esse

[in es-e; English in es-ee] /ɪn ˈɛs ɛ; English ɪn ˈɛs i/
adverb, adjective, Latin.
1.
in being; in actuality; in actual existence (contrasted wiith in posse).
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in esse

/ɪn ˈɛsɪ/
adjective
1.
actually existing Compare in posse
Word Origin
Latin, literally: in being
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