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Noun: judgment in rem
  1. (law) a judgment pronounced on the status of some particular subject, property or thing (as opposed to one pronounced on persons)
    - judgement in rem
Noun: REM
  1. A recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs; a state of rapidly shifting eye movements during sleep
    - paradoxical sleep, rapid eye movement sleep, REM sleep, rapid eye movement
     
  2. (Roentgen Equivalent Man) the dosage of ionizing radiation that will cause the same amount of injury to human tissue as 1 roentgen of X-rays
Adjective: ad rem  ,ad'rem
  1. (formal) pertinent; relevant

Type of: judgement, judgment, judicial decision, radioactivity unit, sleep, slumber

Antonym: judgment in personam

Encyclopedia: REM

Ad rem