suppressio veri

noun
sup·​pres·​sio ve·​ri | \ sə¦presēˌōˈveˌrī, -vāˌrē \

Definition of suppressio veri

Roman, civil, & Scots law
: suppression of the truth — compare dolus, suggestio falsi

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“Suppressio veri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suppressio%20veri. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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