op. cit

op. cit.

[op sit]
noun
in the work cited.

Origin:
< Latin opere citātō

ibid, ibidem, idem, op. cit.
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op. cit.
 
abbreviation for
opere citato
 
[Latin: in the work cited]

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op. cit.
1883, abbreviation of L. opus citatum, lit. "the work quoted."
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op. cit.
Latin opere citato (in the work cited)
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