absente reo

ab·​sen·​te reo | \ ab¦sentēˈrē(ˌ)ō \

Definition of absente reo

: the defendant being absent

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First Known Use of absente reo

1894, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for absente reo

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The first known use of absente reo was in 1894

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“Absente reo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/absente%20reo. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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