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verbatim (adv.)

late 15c., from Medieval Latin verbatim "word for word," from Latin verbum "word" (see verb). As an adjective from 1737.

updated on March 12, 2014

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Definitions of verbatim from WordNet
1
verbatim (adv.)
using exactly the same words;
he repeated her remarks verbatim
Synonyms: word for word
2
verbatim (adj.)
in precisely the same words used by a writer or speaker;
repeated their dialog verbatim
Synonyms: direct
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