versus


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Versus \Ver"sus\, prep. [L., toward, turned in the direction of,
   from vertere, versum, to turn. See Verse.]
   Against; as, John Doe versus Richard Roe; -- chiefly used in
   legal language, and abbreviated to v. or vs.
   [1913 Webster]
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