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Latin Phrases

Subjects : languages, latin
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1. Obvious on the face of it

2. Reason for commencing hostilities

3. Appears on tombstones

4. Genus/species of man

5. List of plays performers

6. In a test tube

7. Motto of MGM Studios

8. Verifiable in its context

9. Refers to someones usual style of doing tasks

10. Individually

11. On the spur of the moment

12. Refers to something that should be considered either innate or intrinsic/natural

13. Pay close attention

14. Everybody makes mistakes

15. Shows teams - etc pitted against each other

16. Subsequently/later

17. Established by legal procedures

18. Refer to

19. In reality

20. Unwelcome person

21. Pound of measurement

22. Last in a list of inanimate objects

23. Undiscovered territory

24. Right of citizens to avoid unlawful imprisonment

25. Inactive medicine given merely to satisfy a patient

26. Tit for tat (payback for someone)

27. By virtue of one's position

28. Used in direct quotations to show a grammatical mistake in the original source

29. Be cautious when purchasing items

30. Don't waste time

31. Daily allowence

32. Retired

33. Artificial or improbable device used to resolve the difficulties of a plot

34. Out of each hundred

35. In its entirety

36. Free

37. Cooking direction/symbol for a prescription

38. Afterthought added to a complete letter

39. To describe the speed at which time flies

40. The crucial element

41. An apology

42. Citations-exact location of something previously sited

43. Examination of a corpse

44. Unswamplike ground

45. Something measured on a yearly basis

46. Attempts to explain something in other words

47. From the library of

48. An illogical statement

49. Last in a list of people

50. Starting point