Origin of videlicetClassical Latin from videre licet, it is permitted to see
Origin of videlicetLatin vidēlicet contraction of vidēre licet it is permitted to see vidēre to see ; see vide . licet third person sing. present tense of licēre to be permitted
- That is to say; viz.
Latin, from vide- (stem of videre (“see")) + licet (“it is permissible").