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Ouvrage curieux, utile et intressant; propre inspirer le got de cet art, qui est pour nous un vrai prsent des cieux;' Paris, 1806.

Both in their way are extremely useful indeed, combining the utile with the dulci.

It also discusses whether there may be a conflict between the honestum and the utile.

In this establishment the utile et dulci are so happily blended, that the accomplished guest can find no cause of complaint.

Assuredly not in that of substituting the utile for the dulce, in any eyes but those of almanack makers.

Hoc autem, de quo nunc agimus, id ipsum est, quod "utile" appellatur.

Utile ei videbatur plurimum posse alterius invidia; id quam iniustum in patriam et quam turpe esset, non videbat.

Quod ut gratum nobis erit, sic eidem Ecclesiae utile futurum non dubitamus.

The utile and the dulce of the study of numismatics are shown in many ways.

It seems to me that no association could be more propitious to the union of the utile dulci.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., from Old French utile (13c.), from Latin utilis, from uti (see use (v.)).

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