nem con

nem con
abbreviation Etymology: New Latin nemine contradicente no one contradicting

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nem. con. — nem. con. nem. con. [L nemine contradicente] abbrev. (with) no one contradicting; unanimously …   English World dictionary

  • nem. con. — nem. con. abbreviation of Latin phrase nemine contradicente no one dissenting, hence, without opposition …   Etymology dictionary

  • nem. Con. — nem. Con. short for Latin nemine contradicente, means ‘with no one dissenting’ (from a vote or decision). It does not mean the same as unanimously since it can also include abstentions, which unanimously does not …   Modern English usage

  • nem. con. — nem. con. ► ADVERB ▪ with no one dissenting; unanimously. ORIGIN abbreviation of Latin nemine contradicente …   English terms dictionary

  • nem con — adverb of one mind; without dissent the Senate unanimously approved the bill we voted unanimously • Syn: ↑unanimously, ↑nemine contradicente • Derived from adjective: ↑unanimous (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • nem con — UK [ˌnem ˈkɒn] / US [nem ˈkɑn] adverb very formal passed/carried nem con without anyone in a group disagreeing His proposal was passed nem con …   English dictionary

  • nem. con. — adverb Abbreviated form of nemine contradicente. He hoped that such a system would be framed as might render this recourse unnecessary, and moved that the clause be postponed. This motion was agreed to nem. con …   Wiktionary

  • nem con — adverb Abbreviated form of nemine contradicente. So I then moved that we supported the TUC call for a general strike and this was also carried nem con …   Wiktionary

  • nem con — adverb Latin law without any opposition: The motion was passed nem con …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • nem. con. — /nɛm ˈkɒn/ (say nem kon) adverb no one contradicting; unanimously. {Latin nēmine contrādīcente} …   Australian English dictionary

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