vita

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noun vi·ta \ˈvē-tə, ˈvī-tə\

Definition of vita

plural

vitae

play \ˈvē-ˌtī, -tē, ˈvī-\
  1. 1 :  a brief biographical sketch

  2. 2 :  curriculum vitae

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Origin and Etymology of vita

Latin, literally, life


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