per se


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per se

 (pər sā′, sē′)
adv.
Of, in, or by itself or oneself; intrinsically.

[Latin per sē : per, per + , itself.]

per se

(ˈpɜː ˈseɪ)
adv
by or in itself; intrinsically
[Latin]

per se

(pɜr ˈseɪ, ˈsi, pər)
adv.
by, of, for, or in itself; intrinsically.
[1565–75; < Latin per sē by itself, translation of Greek kath' autó]

Perse

(pɛrs, pɜrs)

n.
St.-John (ˈsɪn dʒən) St.-John Perse.

per se

A Latin phrase meaning by itself, used to mean intrinsically.
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Adv.1.per se - with respect to its inherent nature; "this statement is interesting per se"

per se

adverb in itself, essentially, as such, in essence, by itself, of itself, by definition, intrinsically, by its very nature I'm not opposed to capital punishment per se.
Translations
per se
sinänsä
per se
op zichper se

per se

advan sich, per se (geh)
References in classic literature ?
A per se, a; t, h, e, the; o per se, o; Demy orgon gorgon.
The transcendental maxim that "Life per se is precious" is the ruling maxim here.
Perceptions, says Professor Dewey, are not per se cases of knowledge, but simply natural events with no more knowledge status than (say) a shower.