loquitur

[ loh-kwi-toor; English lok-wi-ter ]
/ ˈloʊ kwɪˌtʊər; English ˈlɒk wɪ tər /
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Latin.

he speaks; she speaks.
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loquitur

/ Latin (ˈlɒkwɪtə) /

he (or she) speaks: used, esp formerly, as a stage directionUsually abbreviated to: loq
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Word Origin and History for loquitur

loquitur


stage direction, "he or she speaks," Latin, third person present indicative singular of loqui "to talk" (see locution).

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