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versus

preposition

Synonyms of versus

in opposition or contrast to
  • It's your word versus his.
  • She explained the use of a semicolon versus a colon.

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The first known use of versus was in the 15th century

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vers libres

versus

vertebra

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“Versus.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/versus. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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