noun, plural re·bus·es.
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General conceptions formed without this thorough knowledge, are Bacon's "notiones temer rebus abstract."A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
It is a building of red brick having on the top a lion, the rebus of the founder's name.
Removere debemus ego a rebus magnis (Bengel): there are things too great to allow the intrusion of self.
Annales & Historiæ de rebus Belgicis, ab obitu Philippi regis usque ad inducias anni 1609.The Life of the Truly Eminent and Learned Hugo Grotius|Jean Lvesque de Burigny
The Major chuckled, and admitted this might be so; his old governor used to say, "Est modus in rebus, sunt certi denique fines."Somehow Good|William de Morgan