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Meaning of Interim

Meanwhile, in the meantime, temporary.

Interim Alternative Definition

(Lat.) In the meantime; meanwhile. An assignee ad interim, is one appointed between the time of bankruptcy and appointment of the regular assignee. 2 Bell, Conun. 355.

Synonyms of Interim


  • impermanent
  • intermediate
  • makeshift
  • provisional
  • provisory
  • temporary
  • ternporis intervallum
  • tenative
  • transient
  • unfinished
  • unofficial
  • Associated Concepts: interim relief
  • interim stay
  • provisional remedies

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Interim in Law Enforcement

Main Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of interim.


See Also

  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Police Work
  • Law Enforcement Agency

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  • Article Name: Interim
  • Author: Asian Law
  • Description: Meanwhile, in the meantime, temporary.

This entry was last modified: January 26, 2015

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