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ad lib

Abbreviation for L. ad libitum, freely, as desired.

ad lib

abbreviation of the Latin phrase ad libitum, meaning to be taken as desired.

ad libitum

(ad lib′ĭ-tŭm) [L. ad libitum, ],

ad lib

As desired, used as a direction in writing prescriptions.
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Investment banker Dumisani Kapangn, 27, a regular at Ad Lib, tried their challenge last week but gave up after 20 minutes having eaten half the burger.
Observations were continued until the weight of any individual mouse fell below 75% of ad lib levels (i.
Paris-based Louise Ekland is Liverpool-bound to sing with Parisian group Ad Lib
Sisk is grateful that he landed a job as a video editor at Ad Lib in March.
Mae Ista'nbwl yn brosiect diddorol - mae'n ddrama ysgafn wedi'i lleoli mewn tafarn gyda naws ad lib iddi.
Ad Lib Performing Arts was born and, from a hesitant start, the Saltburn-based group for seven to 18-year-olds has gone from strength to strength.
One corner of Glasgow's Merchant City has started flying the Stars and Stripes after a new branch of Ad Lib opened on Ingram Street.
Also, the act was so tightly scripted that one wished for an ad lib or at least a glaring mistake.
Certainly he can occasionally be quite amusing, in spite of, rather than because of, the foul language and lapses of taste, but sadly he spawned a generation of so-called comics who think clever scripts and preparing an act are not necessary as it can be done ad lib.
LOS ANGELES, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The original name in PC sound boards, Ad Lib MultiMedia, has selected Spatializer(R) 3-D stereo as its technology of choice for a new line of computer audio products.
In addition, Dees will provide ad lib endorsements for Hansen's beverages at special promotions and KIIS events, and he will make personal appearances at Hansen's events.
Libby Sprason, from Bournville, has seen her first commercial enterprise Ad Lib Flowers, in Bearwood, flourish since launching it five years ago.