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mirabile dictu

[mee-rah-bi-le dik-too; English mi-rab-uh-lee dik-too, -tyoo]
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Latin.
  1. strange to say; marvelous to relate.
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British Dictionary definitions for mirabile dictu

mirabile dictu

  1. wonderful to relate; amazing to say
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for mirabile dictu

1831, Latin, literally "wonderful to relate." Found in Virgil.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

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