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vide supra

[wee-de soo-prah; English vahy-dee soo-pruh, vee-] /ˈwi dɛ ˈsu prɑ; English ˈvaɪ di ˈsu prə, ˈvi-/
Latin.
1.
see above (used especially to refer a reader to parts of a text).
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  • Because (vide supra) the German Fleet has been banished from the ocean.

  • His description of Venice (vide supra) was published after his death in 1527.

    The Works of Lord Byron, Volume 2 George Gordon Byron
  • At p. 117, vide supra, I have quoted a passage in which he explicitly maintains it.

    Tradition John Francis Arundell
  • Rawlinson, vide supra, p. 164, identifying Ares with Nimrod.

    Tradition John Francis Arundell
  • Here (vide supra) (Thayer), the palpable arteries do appear to be sclerosed permanently.

    Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield
  • Such letters are, however, only a small proportion of the total number of letters posted (vide supra, p. 33).

  • There is an illustrated Title-page ornamented with a Title-vignette (vide supra et ante) to each volume.

    The Works of Lord Byron, Vol. 7. George Gordon Byron
  • Compare with the scene in the Mandan ceremonies, described by Catlin, vide supra, p. 260.

    Tradition John Francis Arundell
  • vide supra, p. 81, tradition among the Sioux Indians, of fire having been sent to them from heaven after the Deluge.

    Tradition John Francis Arundell
  • But is it likely that the Peacock and the Pheasant (vide supra) were imported from the East so early?

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