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Amsco latin-english expressions part 3


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Sic semper tyrannis
Thus always to tyrants (motto of Virginia)
sic transit gloria mundi
thus passes away the glory of the world
sine die
without appointing a day for meeting again
sine qua non
something indispensable; a necessity
status quo
the existing state
let it remain (printing term)
tempus fugit
time flies
terra firma
solid ground
vade mecum
something carried by a person at all times
(literally: "go with me")
word for word
by way of
vice versa
the other way around; conversely
vigilantia pretium libertatis
vigilance is the price of liberty
viva voce
by word of mouth; orally
vox populi, vox Dei
the voice of the people is the voice of God

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