to wit; namely (used especially on legal documents, as an affidavit, pleading, etc., to verify the place of action).
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How to use scil. in a sentence
That by jestours, I suppose we are to understand gestours; scil.Reliques of Ancient English Poetry, Volume I (of 3) | Thomas Percy
Dividitur Syria in quinque prfecturas, quarum unicuique nomine proprio nomen, Al Scham, scil.
Declan however had two uterine brothers, sons of Aongus, scil.: Colman and Eoghan.The Life of St. Declan of Ardmore | Anonymous
That of Lucan is true, scil., that it made him incline to a republic.Brief Lives (Vol. 2 of 2) | John Aubrey
Wilts, who was borne as he was wont to say 'in the first Olympiad,' scil.Brief Lives (Vol. 2 of 2) | John Aubrey