in praesenti

Latin phrase
in prae·sen·ti | \ˌin-prī-ˈsen-ˌtē \

Definition of in praesenti 

: at the present time

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in praesenti

adverb
in prae·sen·ti | \ˌin-prē-ˈzen-ˌtī, -prī-ˈsen-tē\

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: in the present

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