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obscurum per obscurius

foreign term ob·scu·rum per ob·scu·ri·us \ȯb-ˈskyu̇r-u̇m-ˌper-ȯb-ˈskyu̇r-ē-u̇s\

Definition of obscurum per obscurius

    :  (explaining) the obscure by means of the more obscure


Origin and Etymology of obscurum per obscurius

Latin


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