idem

pronoun \ ˈī-ˌdem , ˈē- , ˈi- \

Definition of idem

: the same as something previously mentioned used chiefly in bibliographies

Origin and Etymology of idem

Middle English, from Latin, same — more at identity


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idem

pronoun \ ˈī-dəm, ˈē-dem \

legal Definition of idem

: something previously mentioned : the same authority used in citations to cases and other works to refer to an immediately preceding reference — compare infra, supra
Note: Idem is usually used in the form of its abbreviation id.

Origin and Etymology of idem

Latin, same


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