namely; to wit; that is to say
Origin of scilicetMiddle English from L, contr. of scire licet, it is permitted to know: see science and license
adverbAbbr. sc. or ss.
That is to say; namely.
Origin of scilicetMiddle English from Latin scīlicet contraction of scīre licet it is permitted to know scīre to know ; see skei- in Indo-European roots. licet third person sing. of licēre to be permitted