\ (ˌ)ad-ˈrem How to pronounce ad rem (audio) \

Definition of ad rem

: to the point or purpose : relevantly

First Known Use of ad rem

1588, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ad rem

borrowed from Latin, "to the affair"

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The first known use of ad rem was in 1588

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“Ad rem.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ad%20rem. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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