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ad hoc

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin ad hoc (for this).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

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ad hoc (comparative more ad hoc, superlative most ad hoc)

  1. For this particular purpose.
  2. Special.
  3. Created on the spur of the moment; impromptu.

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AdverbEdit

ad hoc (comparative more ad hoc, superlative most ad hoc)

  1. On the spur of the moment.
  2. For a particular purpose.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin

AdjectiveEdit

ad hoc  (not comparable)

  1. (rare) ad hoc (for a particular purpose)

DeclensionEdit

Used only in uninflected form to modify a noun, as in ad hoc -komitea ("ad hoc committee").

Usage notesEdit

The Finnish term mainly used instead of "ad hoc committee" is työryhmä


LatinEdit

PhraseEdit

ad hoc

  1. to this end, for this, to this point, to this.

PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ad hoc m, f (plural ad hoc; comparable)

  1. ad hoc (for a particular purpose)



SpanishEdit

AdverbEdit

ad hoc

  1. ad hoc (for this particular purpose)