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Noun: judgement in rem
  1. (law) a judgment pronounced on the status of some particular subject, property or thing (as opposed to one pronounced on persons)
    - judgment in rem
Adjective: ad rem  ,ad'rem
  1. (formal) pertinent; relevant
Noun: REM
  1. (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
  2. 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

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

Encyclopedia: Ad rem