Vide meaning

vīdē, vēdā, wē-
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.

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(Parliamentary jargon) Divide! (ordering the members of a legislative assembly to divide into two groups (the ayes and the nays) for the counting of the members' votes)
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See; consult; refer to! A remark directing the reader to look to the specified place for epexegesis.
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Refer to.
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See. Used to direct a reader's attention.
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(US, black English) Divide (separate into parts, cleave asunder)
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Origin of vide

  • Latin vidē sing. imperative of vidēre to see weid- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin vidÄ“ (“see!"), second-person singular present active imperative form of videō (“I see").

    From Wiktionary

  • Aphæretic form of divide by aphesis.

    From Wiktionary