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Flashcards in Latin Phrases Deck (65):
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Latin: In matter of

In re

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Latin: Seize the Day

Carpe diem

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Latin: Leaf

Folio

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Latin: In wine - truth

In vino - veritas

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Latin: Court order

habeas corpus

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Latin: For this purpose

Ad hoc

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Latin: For example

Exempli gratia (e.g.)

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Latin: Alwauys ready

Semper Paratus (Coast Guard Motto)

9

Latin: Time flies

Tempus fugit

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Latin: That is

Id est (i.e.)

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Latin: Behold the man

Ecce homo

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Latin: From the fact

De facto

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Latin: Little hand

Manacle

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Latin: As such

Per se

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Latin: Something for Something (fair exchange)

Quid pro quo

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Latin: Make alike

Facsimile

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Latin: Servant

Valet

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Latin: Always faithful

Semper Fidelis (Marine Motto)

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Latin: Not of sound mind

non compos mentis

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Latin: On the first face

Prima facie

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Latin: Sweet song

Dulcimer

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Latin: With great praise

Magna cum laude

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Latin: In good faith

Bona fide

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Latin: Good faith

Bona fide

25

Latin: Talking alone

Soliloquoy

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Latin: It does not follow

Non sequitur

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Latin: Listen

Audi

28

Latin: Racecourse

Curriculum

29

Latin: Under the voice

Sotto voce

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Latin: Roman peace

Pax Romana

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Latin: Go on without limit

Ad infinitum

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Latin: Before the war

Ante bellum

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Latin: Not present

In absentia

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Latin: Elsewhere

Alibi

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Latin: Lamb of God

Agnus Dei

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Latin: Almost an Island

Peninsula

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Latin: Oh - the time - oh the morals

O tempora - O mores

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Latin: For all

Omnibus

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Latin: Under penalty

subpoena

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Latin: Friend of the court

Amicus curiae

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Latin: Unknown territory

Terra incognita

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Latin: Even you - Brutus

Et tu Brute

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Latin: Handwritten

Manuscript

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Latin: Entirely

En toto

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Latin: No contest

Nolo contendere

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Latin: Bearlike

Orson

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Latin: In the middle age

Mesozoic

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Latin: Buyer beware

Caveat emptor

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Latin: A god out of a machine

Deus ex machina

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Latin: Thus ever to Tyrants

Sic semper tyrannis (Virginia motto)

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Latin: In the middle level

Mezzanine

52

Latin: Faster - Higher - stronger

Citius - altius - fortius (Olympic motto)

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Latin: From many - one

E pluribus - unum

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Latin: By the fact

Ipso facto

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Latin: Someone not welcome

Persona non grata

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Latin: After the fact

Ex post facto

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Latin: Sound

Sonata

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Latin: Method of operation

Modus operandi

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Latin: Without a fee

Pro bono

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Latin: Nurturing Mother

Alma mater

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Latin: Solid Earth

Terra firma

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Latin: Little worm

Vermillion

63

Latin: For the moment

Ex tempore

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Latin: I think - therefore I am

Cogito ergo sum

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Latin: Up the ladder

Escalator