aut-


variant of auto-1 before a vowel: autacoid.

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Definition for aut (2 of 2)

aut Caesar, aut nihil
[ out kahy-sahr out ni-hil; English awt see-zer awt nahy-hil ]
/ aʊt ˈkaɪ sɑr aʊt ˈnɪ hɪl; English ɔt ˈsi zər ɔt ˈnaɪ hɪl /

Latin.

either a Caesar or nothing; all or nothing.
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British Dictionary definitions for aut (1 of 2)

AUT

abbreviation for

Association of University Teachers

British Dictionary definitions for aut (2 of 2)

aut-

combining form

a variant of auto-
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