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per mensem

[per men-sem; English per men-suh m] /pɛr ˈmɛn sɛm; English pər ˈmɛn səm/
adverb, Latin.
1.
by the month.
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  • He therefore compromised matters by offering Walad £1000 per mensem, on condition that he should leave his old king alone.

    General Gordon Seton Churchill
  • I could not help the professor, and I felt that he was really unnecessary—not to speak of $500 per mensem.

  • A deduction from each man, per mensem, formerly assigned to the surgeon for wages.

    The Sailor's Word-Book William Henry Smyth
  • Quo peracto, Hyeme cum frigus & gelu maxime sæviunt, his per mensem exponatur ut congeletur.

    The Sceptical Chymist Robert Boyle
British Dictionary definitions for per mensem

per mensem

/ˈpɜː ˈmɛnsəm/
adverb
1.
every month or by the month
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