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tempus edax rerum

[tem-poo s e-dahks rey-roo m; English tem-puh s ee-daks reer-uh m] /ˈtɛm pʊs ˈɛ dɑks ˈreɪ rʊm; English ˈtɛm pəs ˈi dæks ˈrɪər əm/
Latin.
1.
time, devourer of all things.

tempus fugit

[tem-poo s foo-git; English tem-puh s fyoo-jit] /ˈtɛm pʊs ˈfu gɪt; English ˈtɛm pəs ˈfyu dʒɪt/
Latin.
1.
time flies.
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British Dictionary definitions for tempus

tempus fugit

/ˈtɛmpəs ˈfjuːdʒɪt; -ɡɪt/
uknown
1.
time flies
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