coram populo

adverb (or adjective)
coram po·​pu·​lo | \-¦pōpu̇ˌlō, -päp-, -p(y)əˌ-\
variants: or coram publico \-​¦pu̇blēˌkō, -​pəb-​, -​lə̇ˌ-​ \

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: in public I did not … tear my hair coram populo over my loss— Joseph Conrad

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