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[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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  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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C16: from Latin
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"see," Latin imperative singular of videre "to see" (see vision).

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