[ad rem; Latin ahd rem]
- relevant; pertinent: an ad rem remark.
- without digressing; in a straightforward manner: to reply ad rem.
Origin of ad rem
< Latin: literally, to the matter
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Related Words for ad remserious, substantial, meaningful, considerable, significant, germane, applicable, related, admissible, appropriate, opportune, pertinent, suited, consistent, compatible, important, proper, suitable, relevant, apt
- to the point; without digressionto reply ad rem; an ad rem discussion Compare ad hominem
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