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vide

[wee-de; English vahy-dee, vee-]
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verb Latin.
  1. see (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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vide ante

[wee-de ahn-te; English vahy-dee an-tee, vee-]
Latin.
  1. see before (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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vide infra

[wee-de in-frah; English vahy-dee in-fruh, vee-]
Latin.
  1. see below (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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vide post

[wee-de pohst; English vahy-dee pohst, vee-]
Latin.
  1. see after or further (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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vide supra

[wee-de soo-prah; English vahy-dee soo-pruh, vee-]
Latin.
  1. see above (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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vide ut supra

[wee-de oo t soo-prah; English vahy-dee uht soo-pruh, vee-]
Latin.
  1. see as (stated) above (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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Historical Examples

  • For the full text of the poem as published in 1798, vide Appendices.

    The Complete Poetical Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge

  • Because (vide supra) the German Fleet has been banished from the ocean.

  • Vide note B, Ecclesiastical Miracles, at the end of the volume.

    Apologia Pro Vita Sua

    John Henry Cardinal Newman

  • In 1639 the Chinese rebelled against the Spanish authority (vide p. 115).

  • Then in 1895 came the Marahui campaign in Mindanao (vide p. 144).


British Dictionary definitions for vide

vide

  1. (used to direct a reader to a specified place in a text, another book, etc) refer to, see (often in the phrases vide ante (see before), vide infra (see below), vide post (see after), vide supra (see above), vide ut supra (see as above), etc)Abbreviation: v, vid
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Word Origin

C16: from Latin
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 vide

"see," Latin imperative singular of videre "to see" (see vision).

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