videlicet

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin, from vide- (stem of videre (see)) + licet (it is permissible).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

videlicet (not comparable)

  1. That is to say; viz.
    • 1993, Anthony Burgess, A Dead Man in Deptford:
      My father did speak much of the day he was not speedily to forget, videlicet May Day of 1517, when there was great apprentice rioting against insolent foreigners.

Latin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

videlicet (not comparable)

  1. clearly, evidently