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passim

adverb

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in one place and another
  • the book belonged to my father, and his trenchant comments are found passim—both in the margins and between the lines of text

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The first known use of passim was in 1634

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“Passim.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/passim. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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