status quo ante

status quo ante
noun Etymology: Latin, state in which previously Date: 1877 the state of affairs that existed previously

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  • Status quo ante — Status quo (lateinisch: bestehender (aktueller) Zustand, eigentlich Zustand, in dem… oder Zustand, durch den…) bezeichnet den gegenwärtigen Zustand einer Sache. Häufig auch im Ost West Konflikt gebraucht, was in diesem Zusammenhang den Stillstand …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • STATUS QUO ANTE — STATUS QUO ANTE, term applied to those communities in Hungary which after the schism that occurred at the Hungarian General Jewish Congress of 1868–69 (see hungary ) did not join the neologist organization or the Orthodox communities (1871) but… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • status quo ante — status quo an·te / kwō an tē/ n [Latin, state in which previously]: the state of affairs that existed previously rescind the contract and restore the parties to the status quo ante Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • Status quo ante — Status quo ante, Latin for, the way things were before, incorporating the term status quo, may refer to:* In law, the objective of a temporary restraining order or a rescission in which the situation is restored to the state in which previously… …   Wikipedia

  • Status quo ante —         (лат.) предшествующее состояние, Философский энциклопедический словарь. М.: Советская энциклопедия. Гл. редакция: Л. Ф. Ильичёв, П. Н. Федосеев, С. М. Ковалёв, В. Г. Панов. 1983 …   Философская энциклопедия

  • status quo ante — [an′tē] n. 〚L〛 the state of affairs existing prior to a given event * * * …   Universalium

  • status quo ante — [an′tē] n. [L] the state of affairs existing prior to a given event …   English World dictionary

  • Status quo ante — Sta|tus quo ạn|te, der; [lat., zu ante = vorher] (bildungsspr.): Stand vor dem infrage kommenden Tatbestand od. Ereignis. * * * Status quo; Status quo ante   Diese lateinischen Fügungen bedeuten wörtlich übersetzt »Zustand, in dem (...)« bzw.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • status quo (ante) —   see in statu quo (ante) …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • status quo ante — noun The way things were before. See Also: status quo …   Wiktionary

  • status quo ante — sta·tus quo an·te || stætÉ™s‚kwəʊ æntɪ / steɪtÉ™s conditions as they previously existed, things are they always have been …   English contemporary dictionary

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