non liquet

non liquet

[non lahy-kwit]
noun Law.
(of evidence, a cause, etc.) it is not clear or evident.

Origin:
1650–60; < Latin nōn liquet

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non liquet (ˈnɒn ˈlaɪkwɪt)
 
adj
Roman law (of a cause, evidence, etc) not clear
 
[C17: Latin, literally: it is not clear]

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