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per annum

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adverb per an·num \(ˌ)pər-ˈa-nəm\

Simple Definition of per annum

  • : in or for each year

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of per annum

  1. :  in or for each year

Origin and Etymology of per annum

Medieval Latin


First Known Use: 1531


PER ANNUM Defined for Kids

per annum

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adverb per an·num \pər-ˈa-nəm\

Definition of per annum for Students

  1. :  by the year :  in or for each year :  annually




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per annum

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adverb per an·num \pər-ˈa-nəm\

Legal Definition of per annum

  1. :  in or for each year <interest of six percent per annum>



Origin and Etymology of per annum

Medieval Latin


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