- (in prescriptions) by degrees; gradually.
Origin of gradatim
Borrowed into English from Latin around 1575–85
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Examples from the Web for gradatim
Plain words, I said, in these cases, were more shocking to their sex than gradatim actions.Clarissa, Volume 7