- IPA[ˌnʌɪhɪl ˈɒbstat]
- (in the Roman Catholic Church) a certificate that a book is not open to objection on doctrinal or moral grounds.
noun: nihil obstat
- IPA[ˌnīhəl ˈäbˌstat]
- (in the Roman Catholic Church) a certification by an official censor that a book is not ...
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