non liquet

[non lahy-kwit]

Origin of non liquet

First recorded in 1650–60, non liquet is from the Latin word nōn liquet it is not clear
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British Dictionary definitions for non liquet

non liquet

adjective
  1. Roman law (of a cause, evidence, etc) not clear

Word Origin for non liquet

C17: Latin, literally: it is not clear
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