Definition - What does Viz mean?

Viz is a legal word that means "namely," "to wit" or "that is to say." It is used to create more specificity regarding something that was verbalized or written in a general sense.

Justipedia explains Viz

"Viz" is an abbreviation of the word "videlicet," which itself is a contraction of the Latin phrase "videre licet," which translates to "you can see" or "it is permissible/permitted to see."

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