sen·​su | \ ˈsen(ˌ) sü \

Definition of sensu

: in the sense of : as understood or defined by used especially in technical taxonomic referencesCortinarius claricolor sensu Ricken

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History and Etymology for sensu

New Latin, from Latin, ablative of sensus sense

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“Sensu.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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