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seriatim

[ seer-ee-ey-tim, ser- ]
/ ˌsɪər iˈeɪ tɪm, ˌsɛr- /
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adverb, adjective
in a series; one after another.
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Origin of seriatim

First recorded in 1670–80; from Medieval Latin seriātim, equivalent to seriāt(us) “arranged in order” + -im adverb suffix; see series, -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for seriatim

seriatim
/ (ˌsɪərɪˈætɪm, ˌsɛr-) /

adverb
in a series; one after another in regular order

Word Origin for seriatim

C17: from Medieval Latin, from Latin seriēs series
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