[ eks nahy-uh-loh, nee-uh- ]
/ ˌɛks ˈnaɪ ə loʊ, ˈni ə- /
adverb, adjective Latin.
out of nothing; from nothing.
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ex nihilo nihil fit
[ eks ni-hi-loh ni-hil fit; English eks nahy-hi-loh nahy-hil fit, nee-hi-loh nee-hil ]
/ ɛks ˈnɪ hɪˌloʊ ˈnɪ hɪl ˈfɪt; English ɛks ˈnaɪ hɪˌloʊ ˈnaɪ hɪl ˈfɪt, ˈni hɪˌloʊ ˈni hɪl /
nothing is created from nothing.
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