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.): It happened two days after, videlicet the 14th of June.Abbreviations: viz., viz

QUIZZES

IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?

Cactus aficionados, don't get left in the dust with this quiz on desert plants. Find out if you have the knowledge to survive this prickly foray into the desert!
Question 1 of 7
This tall, horizontally branched cactus is probably the most recognizable cactus in Arizona. What is it called?

Origin of videlicet

First recorded in 1450–1500; from vidēlicet, shortening of vidēre licet “it is permitted to see; it is plain to see, evidently”; see also licit
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for videlicet

British Dictionary definitions for videlicet

videlicet
/ (vɪˈdiːlɪˌsɛt) /

adverb

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

Word Origin for videlicet

C15: from Latin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012