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op. cit.

[op sit] /ˈɒp ˈsɪt/
in the work cited.
< Latin opere citātō
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ibid, ibidem, idem, op. cit. Unabridged
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op. cit.

abbreviation (in textual annotations)
opere citato
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Latin: in the work cited
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op. cit.

abbreviation of Latin opus citatum, literally "the work quoted."

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op. cit.

Latin opere citato (in the work cited)
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