verb (used with object)
- mentoanterior position,
Origin of mention
Examples from the Web for undermentioned
Table showing the annual exports of British manufactures to the undermentioned Colonies, from 1828 to 1846.
The undermentioned greases have obtained great popularity, mainly because their perfume is lasting and flowery.The Art of Perfumery|G. W. Septimus Piesse
The undermentioned wools are highly recommended and will not cause disappointment.Needlework Economies|Various
I have accordingly resolved to speak in a moderate key except on the undermentioned special occasions.Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay|George Otto Trevelyan
Since the beginning of the twentieth century the undermentioned aspects of a changed social order have become evident.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents|Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
Word Origin for mention
c.1300, "a note, reference," from Old French mencion "mention, memory, speech," from Latin mentionem (nominative mentio) "a calling to mind, a speaking of, a making mention," from root of Old Latin minisci "to think," related to mens (genitive mentis) "mind," from PIE root *men- "think" (see mind (n.)).
1520s, from mention (n.) or else from Middle French mentionner, from Old French mencion. Related: Mentioned; mentioning; mentionable. Don't mention it as a conventional reply to expressions of gratitude or apology is attested from 1840.
see not to mention; you're welcome (don't mention it).