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si·ne di·e(sī′nĭ dī′ē, sĭn′ā dē′ā′)
Without a day specified for a future meeting; indefinitely: Parliament was dismissed sine die.
[Medieval Latin : Latin sine, without + Latin diē, ablative of diēs, day.]
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sine die(ˈsaɪnɪ ˈdaɪɪ)
(Law) without a day fixed: an adjournment sine die.
[literally: without a day]
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si•ne di•e(ˈsaɪ ni ˈdaɪ i, ˈsɪn eɪˈdi eɪ)
without fixing a day for future action or meeting: The assembly adjourned sine die.
[1605–15; < Latin]
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A Latin phrase meaning without a day, used to mean with no set time limit.
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|Adv.||1.||sine die - without a date fixed (as of an adjournment)|
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