status in quo

Latin noun phrase

sta·​tus in quo ˌstä-tu̇s-ˌin-ˈkwō How to pronounce status in quo (audio)
: state in which : the existing state of affairs

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“Status in quo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/status%20in%20quo. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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