videlicet

[ wi-dey-li-ket; English vi-del-uh-sit ]
/ wɪˈdeɪ lɪˌkɛt; English vɪˈdɛl ə sɪt /

adverb Latin.

that is to say; namely (used especially to introduce examples, details, etc.). Abbreviation: viz.

Nearby words

  1. vide ante,
  2. vide infra,
  3. vide post,
  4. vide supra,
  5. vide ut supra,
  6. video,
  7. video art,
  8. video call,
  9. video camera,
  10. video cassette

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British Dictionary definitions for videlicet

videlicet

/ (vɪˈdiːlɪˌsɛt) /

adverb

namely: used to specify items, examples, etcAbbreviation: viz

Word Origin for videlicet

C15: from Latin

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Word Origin and History for videlicet

videlicet

"namely, to wit," mid-15c., see viz.

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