per mensem

adverb
per men·​sem | \ (ˌ)pər-ˈmen(t)-səm How to pronounce per mensem (audio) \

Definition of per mensem

: by the month

First Known Use of per mensem

1600, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for per mensem

Medieval Latin

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“Per mensem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/per%20mensem. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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