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ad rem

[ad rem; Latin ahd rem] /æd ˈrɛm; Latin ɑd ˈrɛm/
adjective
1.
relevant; pertinent:
an ad rem remark.
adverb
2.
without digressing; in a straightforward manner:
to reply ad rem.
Origin
< Latin: literally, to the matter
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ad rem

/æd ˈrɛm/
adjective, adverb
1.
to the point; without digression: to reply ad rem, an ad rem discussion Compare ad hominem
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