suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

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Latin quotation from Claudio Acquaviva sua·vi·ter in mo·do, for·ti·ter in re \ˈswä-wi-ˌter-in-ˈmȯ-dō ˈfȯr-ti-ˌter-in-ˈrā\

Definition of suaviter in modo, fortiter in re

  1. :  pleasantly in manner, powerfully in deed


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