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Line breaks: supra
Pronunciation: /ˈs(j)uːprə

Definition of supra in English:


Used in academic or legal texts to refer to someone or something mentioned above or earlier: the recent work by McAuslan and others (supra)
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  • It refers to Stein, supra, among other cases, in this regard.
  • As indicated above in Wallace, supra, the Supreme Court of Canada described the relationship of employer and employee.
  • Whiten, supra, points out these factors as taking a ‘message’ to others.



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