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de mortuis nil nisi bonum

foreign term de mor·tu·is nil ni·si bo·num \dā-ˈmȯr-tu̇-ˌēs-ˌnēl-ˌni-sē-ˈbȯ-ˌnu̇m\

Definition of de mortuis nil nisi bonum

    :  of the dead (say) nothing but good


Origin and Etymology of de mortuis nil nisi bonum

Latin


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