per annum

[ per -an-uhm ]
/ pər ˈæn əm /

adverb

by the year; yearly.

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Origin of per annum

Borrowed into English from Latin around 1595–1605

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH per annum

per annum , per capita, per diem
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British Dictionary definitions for per annum

per annum
/ (pər ˈænəm) /

adverb

every year or by the year
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