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advocatus diaboli

[ahd-vaw-kah-toos dee-ah-baw-lee] /ˌɑd vɔˈkɑ tus diˈɑ bɔˌli/
noun, Medieval Latin.
1.
devil's advocate (def 2).
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advocatus diaboli

/ˌædvəˈkɑːtəs daɪˈæbəˌlaɪ/
noun
1.
another name for the devil's advocate
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