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Vox audita perit, littera scripta manet. (Latin)
Translation: "The spoken word perishes, but the written word remains."
This entry is located in the following units: Latin Proverbs, Mottoes, Phrases, and Words: Group V (page 7) scrib-, script-, -scribe, -scription, -scriptive (page 7)