proprio motu

adverb
pro·​prio mo·​tu | \ ˈprōprēˌōˈmō(ˌ)tü \

Definition of proprio motu

: by one's own motion : on one's own initiative

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History and Etymology for proprio motu

Latin, by one's own motion

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“Proprio motu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proprio%20motu. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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