What does the word Versus mean?

Usage examples for Versus

  1. " Now," he said, " if I had your signature to that, par exemple, there would be an end of Admaston versus Admaston and Collingwood, wouldn't there?" – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  2. See " Nutriment versus Flavor". – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  3. In his essay on " Feeling Versus Intellect" he showed that he had lost faith in his former estimate of the place of the intellect in the moral realm when he said: Everywhere the cry is educate- educate- educate! – The Church, the Schools and Evolution by J. E. (Judson Eber) Conant