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[ahy-dem, id-em] /ˈaɪ dɛm, ˈɪd ɛm/

pronoun, adjective
the same as previously given or mentioned.
[ahl-ter ee-dem; English awl-ter ahy-dem, al-] /ˈɑl tɛr ˈi dɛm; English ˈɔl tər ˈaɪ dɛm, ˈæl-/
noun, Latin.
another exactly the same.
[sem-per ee-dem; English sem-per ahy-dem, id-em] /ˈsɛm pɛr ˈi dɛm; English ˈsɛm pər ˈaɪ dɛm, ˈɪd ɛm/
always the same.
/ˈaɪdɛm; ˈɪdɛm/
the same: used to refer to an article, chapter, etc, previously cited

Latin, literally “the same” (see identical).

Latin, literally “always the same;” see semper- + identical.


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