- Vide is Latin for see or refer to and is used to direct a reader somewhere else.
An example of vide is the author of a book wanting readers to see a definition for a word on a page.
Origin: L, imperative sing of videre, to see: see vision
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verb Abbr. v.
Origin: Latin vidē, sing. imperative of vidēre, to see; see weid- in Indo-European roots.