Aphetic form of divide.
vide (third-person singular simple present vides, present participle viding, simple past and past participle vided)
- (US, black English) divide (separate into parts, cleave asunder)
- (Parliamentary jargon, imperative) Divide (ordering the members of a legislative assembly to divide into two groups (the ayes and the nays) for the counting of the members’ votes)
From Latin vidē (“see!”), second-person singular present active imperative form of videō (“I see”).
vide (singular imperative verb; plural videte)
- See; consult; refer to. A remark directing the reader to look to the specified place for epexegesis.