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nem. con.

nemine contradicente. Unabridged
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  • This was agreed to nem con, and, after a long meeting for boys, their faces indicated a satisfactory termination of their debate.

    Glyn Severn's Schooldays George Manville Fenn
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nem. con.

nemine contradicente
Word Origin
Latin: no-one contradicting; unanimously
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nem. con.

abbreviation of Latin phrase nemine contradicente "no one dissenting," hence, "without opposition."

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