in vacuo
adverb Etymology: New Latin Date: 1660 in a vacuum

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • In vacuo — In vac u*o [L.] (Physics) In a vacuum; in empty space; as, experiments in vacuo. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • in vacuo — In a vacuum, e.g., under reduced pressure. [L.] * * * in vac·uo in vak yə .wō adv in a vacuum <serum dried in vacuo> * * * in vac·uo (in vakґu o) [L.] in a vacuum …   Medical dictionary

  • in vacuo — [in vak′yo͞o ō΄] [L] in a vacuum …   English World dictionary

  • in vacuo — adv. in a vacuum. Etymology: L * * * in vacuo see in prep …   Useful english dictionary

  • in vacuo — /in wah koo oh /; Eng. /in vak yooh oh /, Latin. 1. in a vacuum. 2. in isolation. * * * …   Universalium

  • in vacuo* — in va•cu•o [[t]ɪn ˈwɑ kʊˌoʊ[/t]] eng. [[t]ɪn ˈvæk yuˌoʊ[/t]] adv. adj. lat. 1) fot in a vacuum 2) fot in isolation …   From formal English to slang

  • in vacuo — In space …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • in vacuo — /ɪn ˈvækjuoʊ/ (say in vakyoohoh) adverb in a vacuum. {Latin} …   Australian English dictionary

  • in vacuo —  (Lat.) In a vacuum …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • in vacuo — [ɪn vakjʊəʊ] adverb in a vacuum. Origin from L …   English new terms dictionary

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