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op. cit.

[op sit] /ˈɒp ˈsɪt/
1.
in the work cited.
Origin of op. cit.
From the Latin word opere citātō
Can be confused
ibid, ibidem, idem, op. cit.
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op. cit.

abbreviation (in textual annotations)
1.
opere citato
Word Origin
Latin: in the work cited
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Word Origin and History for op. cit.

abbreviation of Latin opus citatum, literally "the work quoted."

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