ad verrecundiam

ad ver·​re·​cun·​di·​am | \ ¦ad-ˌve-rə-ˈkən-dē-ˌam -dē-əm \

Definition of ad verrecundiam

: to modesty used of an argument

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First Known Use of ad verrecundiam

1714, in the meaning defined above

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“Ad verrecundiam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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