- (in prescriptions) as much as you wish.
Origin of q.v.1
From the Latin word quantum vīs
- (used in formal writing after a cross reference) which see.
Origin of q.v.2
From the Latin word quod vidē
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Historical Examples of qv
Several attempts have been made to prove the existence of Celtic dialects with qv on the continent.
- quod vide
Word Origin for qv
New Latin: which (word, item, etc) see
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