seriatim

adverb
se·​ri·​a·​tim | \ ˌsir-ē-ˈā-təm How to pronounce seriatim (audio) , -ˈa- \

Definition of seriatim

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: in a series

seriatim

adjective

Definition of seriatim (Entry 2 of 2)

: following seriatim

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Examples of seriatim in a Sentence

Adverb objections will be dealt with seriatim

First Known Use of seriatim

Adverb

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1813, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for seriatim

Adverb

Medieval Latin, from Latin series

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“Seriatim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seriatim. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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seriatim

adverb
se·​ri·​a·​tim | \ ˌsir-ē-ˈā-təm, -ˈa-, -ˈä- How to pronounce seriatim (audio) \

Legal Definition of seriatim

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: in a series : individually in a sequence we will consider the complaints seriatim

seriatim

adjective

Legal Definition of seriatim (Entry 2 of 2)

: occurring or following in a series talked to the various trustees in seriatim telephone callsProfessional Hockey Corp. v. World Hockey Ass'n, 191 Cal. Rptr. 773 (1983)

History and Etymology for seriatim

Adverb

Medieval Latin, from Latin series succession of persons or things, series, from serere to join, bind together

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