ad misericordiam

adverb (or adjective)
ad mi·​se·​ri·​cor·​di·​am | \ ˌad-mə-ˌzer-ə-ˈkȯr-dē-ˌam, -dē-əm \

Definition of ad misericordiam

: to compassion or pity used of an argument

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First Known Use of ad misericordiam

1813, in the meaning defined above

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“Ad misericordiam.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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