Videlicet Law and Legal Definition

Videlicet is a Latin phrase for “that is to say.” “Viz” is the abbreviation of videlicet. Videlicet is generally found in legal documents to advise that what provides more explanation about a preceding general statement. For e.g., “the defendant committed robbery; viz., on May 25th, at approximately 11:30 pm, he committed robbery in the office of Mr.Ronald.”