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Word of the Day 06/26/20 Scilicet

Scilicet (adverb)
scilicet [ sil-uh-set ]


adverb
1. to wit; namely.

WORDS RELATED TO SCILICET
especially, expressly, particularly, specially, specifically, videlicet, i.e.

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Origin: 1350–1400; Middle English < Latin scīlicet, short for scīre licet it is permitted to know

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR SCILICET
Imo Deus utrumque angelo mediante nuntiat mulieri, scilicet incarnationem virgini Mariae et resurrectionem Magdelenae.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)|HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR

Scilicet ingenuas didicisse fideliter artes Emollit mores nec sinit esse feros.
THE ADVANCEMENT OF LEARNING|FRANCIS BACON

Simile autem suum simile frequenter curavit, scilicet Mercurius sulphur, et sulphur Mercurium; et sal ilia, velut et illa sal.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 13, SLICE 6|VARIOUS

Scilicet expectes, ut tradet mater honestos / Atque alios mores, quam quos habet?
DICTIONARY OF QUOTATIONS FROM ANCIENT AND MODERN, ENGLISH AND FOREIGN SOURCES|JAMES WOOD

Michaelis scilicet ayde et facere braseum Domini et alia seruicia seruilia.'
VILLAINAGE IN ENGLAND|PAUL VINOGRADOFF

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