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non plus ultra

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin non plus ultra, the name given to the type by the Enschedé Foundry in Haarlem, who first cut it.

NounEdit

non plus ultra

  1. (printing, dated) A small size of type, equivalent to 2 point.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin non plus ultra

NounEdit

non plus ultra (di) m (invariable)

  1. the last word in ~, the very best