ad rem

adverb or adjective

: to the point or purpose : relevantly

Word History

Etymology

borrowed from Latin, "to the affair"

First Known Use

1588, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ad rem was in 1588

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Cite this Entry

“Ad rem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ad%20rem. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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