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ad lib

adverb

Definition of ad lib

  1. 1 :  in accordance with one's wishes

  2. 2 :  without restraint or limit



Origin of ad lib

New Latin ad libitum


First Known Use: 1794


Medical Dictionary

ad lib

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adverb \(ˈ)ad-ˈlib\

Medical Definition of ad lib

  1. :  without restraint or imposed limit :  as much or as often as is wanted <the animals were given water ad libScience>—often used in writing prescriptions




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