non obstante

preposition
non ob·stan·te | \ˌnän-əb-ˈstan-tē, ˌnōn-\

Definition of non obstante 

First Known Use of non obstante

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for non obstante

Middle English, from Medieval Latin

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