Definition of videlicet in English:

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videlicet

Pronunciation: /vɪˈdɛlɪsɛt/
Pronunciation: /vʌɪˈdɛlɪsɛt/ Pronunciation: /vɪˈdɛlɪkɛt/ Pronunciation: /vʌɪˈdɛlɪkɛt/

adverb

More formal term for viz.
Example sentences
  • Short for videlicet ‘it is permitted to see’ (understood as ‘namely’, ‘to wit’): a reference in apposition that specifies examples or identifies a person or thing, as in ‘The Magi, viz’.

Origin

Latin, from videre 'to see' + licet 'it is permissible'.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: vi¦de|licet

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