Thursday, February 21, 2002
Definitions for seriatim
- In a series; one after another.
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Citations for seriatim
Mr. and Mrs. Kenwigs thanked every lady and gentleman, seriatim, for the favour of their company.
Two days from the opening of the impeachment debate, gangs of television crews moved through mostly deserted corridors, doling out their 15 minutes of fame seriatim as individual lawmakers stepped up to batteries of microphones.
Origin of seriatim
Seriatim derives from the Latin series, meaning "row, chain," and is formed on the same model as verbatim ("word for word") and literatim ("letter for letter").