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suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

foreign term sua·vi·ter in mo·do, for·ti·ter in re \ˈswä-wi-ˌter-in-ˈmȯ-dō ˈfȯr-ti-ˌter-in-ˈrā\

Definition of suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

    :  gently in manner, strongly in deed


Origin and Etymology of suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

Latin


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