Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb & adjective By word of mouth.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun By word of mouth; orally. It is sometimes used attributively: as, a viva voce vote.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • By word of mouth; orally.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective By word of mouth.
  • adverb By word of mouth.
  • noun An oral examination.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adverb orally
  • noun an examination conducted by spoken communication
  • adjective expressed orally

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Medieval Latin vīvā vōce, with the living voice : Latin vīvā, feminine ablative sing. of vīvus, living + Latin vōce, ablative of vōx, voice.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Latin vīvā ("living") and vocē ("voice") (ablative of vōx).

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