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vade mecum

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199661350
Published online June 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744532
vade mecum

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(modern Latin, literally ‘go with me’), a handbook, guidebook, etc., carried constantly for ready reference. Pronounced /vɑːdɪ ˈmeɪkәm/. Plural vade mecums...

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