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Ex mero motu.
Of one's own free will; without compulsion or restraint.
A legal term also meaning "of his own accord; voluntarily" and "without prompting or request". Equivalent terms are sua sponte or exproprio motu.
This entry is located in the following units: Latin Proverbs, Mottoes, Phrases, and Words: Group E (page 5) mot-, moto-, -motile, -motility, -motorial, -motoric, -motive, -motored; mov- (page 3)