invenit

Latin phrase
in·​ve·​nit | \ in-ˈwā-nit How to pronounce invenit (audio) \

Definition of invenit

: he/she devised (it) abbreviation inv. used to identify the artist who created an original artwork that has been copied in a different medium (such as an engraving) — compare delineavit, fecit, pinxit, sculpsit

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“Invenit.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/invenit. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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