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ore tenus

adverb or adjective ore te·nus \ˈōr-ē-ˈtē-nəs, ˈōr-ā-ˈte-nu̇s\

Legal Definition of ore tenus

  1. :  made or presented orally ore tenus testimony evidence presented ore tenus

Origin and Etymology of ore tenus

Latin, by mouth

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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