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ex nihilo nihil fit
from nothing comes nothing
ex post facto
gotten from what was done before
ex tempore
spontaneous
hic jacet
here lies
ibid, ibidem
from something just mentioned
i.e. id est
that is
imprimatur
it may be printed
in absentia
in one's absence
in flagrante delicto
while the crime or act is in progress
in loco parentis
in the place of a parent
in medias res
in the middle of things
in situ
in its orignial or natural position
in toto
entirely
in utero
in the womb
in vitro
in glass, in a test tube
ipso facto
by or based on the fact itself
literati
the well educated
mea culpa
my fault
mirabile dictu
wonderful to talk about
m. o. modus operandi
method of operating
ne plus ultra
highest level, nothing more perfect
noli me tangere
touch me not
nolo contendere
i do not wish to argue
non sequitur
it does not follow
n.b. nota bene
note well, pay attention
op. cit. opere citato
from the work already cited
per diem, per annum
daily, yearly
persona non grata
unwelcome person
q.e.d. qud erat demonstratum
thus it has been shown
quo vadis
where are you going?
quod vide
referring to something
quorum
minimum attendance at a meeting
rara avis
rare bird, something unusual
semper fidelis
always faithful
sic transit gloaria mundi
thus passes the fame of the world
sine die
until an unspecified date
sine qua non
essential thing or condition
sub rosa
secretely
veni, vidi, vici
i came, i saw, i conquered
vox populi
voice of the people
agape
non-erotic love
apocrypha
secret, hidden things
ataxia
lack of control or order
catharsis
cleansing
cosmos
orderly universe
hoi poloi
common people
hubris
excessive pride
kudos
fame, glory
logos
rational principle governing all
stasis
stopping of movement