Definition of literatim in English:

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literatim

Pronunciation: /ˌlitəˈrātim/ /-ˈrät-/

adverb

formal
(Of the copying of a text) letter by letter.
Example sentences
  • The reporter chose to include the text of her speech ‘verbatim et literatim,’ recognizing her oratorical prowess with an acknowledgment that ‘her strong emphasis gave additional point to the words.’

Origin

From medieval Latin.

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Syllabification: lit·e·ra·tim

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