opus operatum

noun
opus ope·​ra·​tum | \ -ˌäpəˈrätəm, -rā- \
plural opera operata\ -​tə \

Definition of opus operatum

: the efficacy of the action — compare ex opere operato

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History and Etymology for opus operatum

Medieval Latin, literally, work done

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“Opus operatum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/opus%20operatum. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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