in statu quo


in sta·tu quo

adverb \in-ˌstā-(ˌ)tü-ˈkwō, -ˌsta-; -ˌsta-(ˌ)chü-\

Definition of IN STATU QUO

:  in the former or same state

Origin of IN STATU QUO

New Latin, literally, in the state in which
First Known Use: 1602


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