[soo b woh-ke; English suhb voh-see]
(used as a direction to a reference) under the specified word. Abbreviation: s.v.
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- sub judice,
- sub rosa,
- sub verbo,
- sub-machine gun
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Latin, literally "under the word or heading." Usually abbreviated s.v.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper