Definitions for videlicetwɪˈdeɪ lɪˌkɛt; Eng. vɪˈdɛl ə sɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. namely, viz., that is to say, to wit, videlicet(adverb)

    as follows


  1. videlicet(Adverb)

    That is to say; viz.

  2. Origin: from vide- (stem of videre) + licet.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Videlicet(adverb)

    to wit; namely; -- often abbreviated to viz

  2. Origin: [L., contr. fr. videre licet, literally, it is easy to see, one may or can see.]


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