Definition of q.v. abbreviation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌkjuː ˈviː//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkjuː ˈviː//
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used in books to tell a reader that there is more information in another part of the book (from Latin quod vide) Word Originfrom Latin quod vide, literally ‘which see’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: q.v.