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non licet

[non lahy-sit] /ˈnɒn ˈlaɪ sɪt/
noun, Law.
1.
it is not permitted or lawful.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Latin
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non licet

/ˈnɒn ˈlaɪsɪt/
adjective
1.
not permitted; unlawful
Word Origin
C17: Latin, literally: it is not allowed
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