sensu lato

TranslingualEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin sēnsū lātō (in the broad sense).

AdjectiveEdit

sensu lato

  1. (taxonomy) In the broad sense.
    The circumscription of the family Malvaceae in the APG II system is much broader than previously accepted. The family in its wider circumscription can be indicated as Malvaceae sensu lato.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the ablative case of sēnsus (sense) and lātus (broad).

AdverbEdit

sēnsū lātō (not comparable)

  1. In the broad sense.

AntonymsEdit

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