vox populi

[ voks pop-yuh-lahy ]
/ ˈvɒks ˈpɒp yəˌlaɪ /

noun

the voice of the people; popular opinion.Abbreviationvox pop.

Origin of vox populi

From the Latin word vōx populī
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British Dictionary definitions for vox pop (1 of 2)

vox pop

noun

interviews with members of the public on a radio or television programme

Word Origin for vox pop

C20: shortened from vox populi

British Dictionary definitions for vox pop (2 of 2)

vox populi

/ (ˈpɒpjʊˌlaɪ) /

noun

the voice of the people; popular or public opinion

Word Origin for vox populi

Latin
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