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non licet

[non lahy-sit] /ˈnɒn ˈlaɪ sɪt/
adjective, Law.
1.
not permitted or lawful.
Origin of non licet
1615-1625
First recorded in 1615-25, non licet is from the Latin word nōn licet it is not allowed
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non licet

/ˈnɒn ˈlaɪsɪt/
adjective
1.
not permitted; unlawful
Word Origin
C17: Latin, literally: it is not allowed
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