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15 Cards in this Set

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a fortiori
with stronger reason
a priori
from what goes before; from the cause to the effect
ab initio
from the beginning
actiones in personam
personal actions
ad curiam
before the court, to the court
ad damnum clause
to the damage, clause of complaint which states plaintiff's monetary loss
ad faciendum
to do
ad hoc
for this purpose, for this occasion
ad litem
for the suit; for the litigation (a guardian ad litem, for example)
ad rem
to the thing at hand
ad valorem
according to the value (an ad valorem tax for example)
against (defendant adv. plaintiff)
aggregatio menium
meeting of minds (relates to formation of contracts)
alias dictus
otherwise called, also known as (as in an assumed name)
in another place, elsewhere