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sub voce

[soo b woh-ke; English suhb voh-see]
adverb Latin.
  1. (used as a direction to a reference) under the specified word. Abbreviation: s.v.
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Word Origin and History for sub voce

Latin, literally "under the word or heading." Usually abbreviated s.v.

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