videlicet


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

vi·del·i·cet

 (vĭ-dĕl′ĭ-sĕt′, vī-, wĭ-dā′lĭ-kĕt′)
adv. Abbr. viz.
That is; namely. Used to introduce examples, lists, or items.

[Latin vidēlicet, contraction of vidēre licet, it is permitted to see : vidēre, to see; see vide + licet, third person sing. present tense of licēre, to be permitted.]

videlicet

(vɪˈdiːlɪˌsɛt)
adv
namely: used to specify items, examples, etc. Abbreviation: viz
[C15: from Latin]

vi•de•li•cet

(wɪˈdeɪ lɪˌkɛt; Eng. vɪˈdɛl ə sɪt)

adv. Latin.
that is to say; namely (used esp. to introduce examples, etc.). Abbr.: viz.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.videlicet - as follows

videlicet

adverb
That is to say:
Idiom: to wit.
Translations

videlicet

[vɪˈdiːlɪset] ADVa saber

videlicet

adv (abbr viz) → nämlich
References in classic literature ?
They use that moon no more For the same end as before - Videlicet a tent - Which I think extravagant: Its atomies, however, Into a shower dissever, Of which those butterflies, Of Earth, who seek the skies, And so come down again(Never-contented things!) Have brought a specimen Upon their quivering wings.
pervulgatum est quod eiusdem sancti martyris et Levitae corpus a Valentia [...] facile posset haberi, propter videlicet miserabilem ipsius civitatis a Sarracenis vel Mauris desolationem ...>>.
Additionally, a grasp of technical vocabulary specific to government is needed to make meaning of the narrative (e.g., apportionment, cession, comity, videlicet, writ), including terms in Latin (e.g., Habeus Corpus, ex post facto).
Asi en CR 11, 786: <<Quid est enim doctrina Thomae aut Scoti, nisi barbaries conflata ex confusione duarum malarum rerum, ineruditae et nimis garrulae Philosophiae, et cultas idolorum, videlicet abusus Coenae Domini, invocationis mortuorum, coelibatas, superstitionum monasticarum>>.
Audivit Imperator patienter omnia, deditque ei responsum perbenignum, videlicet, sibi ese totum hoc negotium vehementer cordi, quod pro sua virili esset curaturus.
Videlicet, under reachable simplifications, the translation is directly proportional to the intrinsic curvature.
His attachment to his landlords (Tomaschek resided, videlicet, at the handsome, beautiful rooms of the second floor in Klar's house, N.C.
When the effect of drain resistance is neglected, the permeability of drain well is endless, videlicet [k.sup.w] and [k.sup.a] tend towards infinity, which yields [[[([kappa]M/H).sup.2]B + I].sup.-1] [right arrow] 0.
It is possible that the SMILE procedure may be better tolerated for treatment decentration; videlicet, a certain degree of decentered zone might have only a slight effect on patients' refractive outcomes.
Like morphosyntactic awareness, studies have shown a positive correlation between performance in syntactical awareness and the subsequent performance in reading [4,13-16] and writing [15] mainly of words with orthographic irregularities, videlicet, that can't be read correctly with the exclusive use of decodification or phonological rote.
(6.) In order to expand readers' appetite for detective fiction, fire up their imagination, and encourage them to follow an investigation through to completion, the trend line, videlicet the move toward a more upscale market position, appears to indicate continuous improvement over time in the American pulp publishing industry.