SINE QUA NON

Loc. adv.

latine qui s’emploie adjectivement en français pour signifier Qui est indispensable, sans quoi rien ne peut se faire, ne peut avoir lieu. Une condition sine qua non.

L'Academie francaise. 1935.

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  • sine qua non — si‧ne qua non [ˌsɪni kwɑː ˈnəʊn ǁ ˈnɑːn] noun [singular] formal something that you must have, or which must exist, for something else to be possible: sine qua non for/​of • The control of inflation is a sine qua non for economic stability. * * *… …   Financial and business terms

  • sine qua non — Loc. lat. (pron. [sine kuá non] o [sine kua nón]) que significa literalmente ‘sin la cual no’. Se emplea con el sentido de ‘[condición] que resulta indispensable para algo’: «La democracia es una condición sine qua non para pertenecer al… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • sine qua non — an indispensable condition, c.1600, Latin, lit. without which not, from sine without + qua ablative fem. singular of qui which + non not. Feminine to agree with implied causa. The Latin phrase is common in Scholastic use. Sometimes a masculine… …   Etymology dictionary

  • sine qua non — |sinequànóne| adj. 2 g. 2 núm. Indispensável, essencial (ex.: condição sine qua non).   ‣ Etimologia: locução latina sine qua non, sem o qual não …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • sine qua non — (izg. sȉne kvȃ nȏn) DEFINICIJA usp. condicio sine qua non, v. condicio …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • sine\ qua\ non — [ sinekwanɔn ] loc. adj. • 1565; du lat. des écoles, littéralt « (condition) sans laquelle non » ♦ Condition (II, 1o) sine qua non …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sine qua non — см. conditio sine qua non. Толковый словарь иностранных слов Л. П. Крысина. М: Русский язык, 1998 …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • sine qua non — (Loc. lat.); literalmente, sin la cual no ). ☛ V. condición sine qua non …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • sine qua non — [sī′nē kwā nän′, sin′ā kwä nōn′] n. [L, without which not] an essential condition, qualification, etc.; indispensable thing; absolute prerequisite …   English World dictionary

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