ad hoc

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin ad hoc (for this).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

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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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Adverb[edit]

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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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin

Adjective[edit]

ad hoc  (not comparable)

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

Declension[edit]

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

Usage notes[edit]

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


Latin[edit]

Phrase[edit]

ad hoc

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

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. ad hoc (for a particular purpose)



Spanish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ad hoc

  1. ad hoc (for this particular purpose)