noun. sultan of Syria and Egypt; reconquered Jerusalem from the Christians in 1187 but was defeated by Richard Coeur de Lion in 1191 (1137-1193).
adjective. ['ˈædˈlɪb'] with little or no preparation or forethought.
verb. ['ˈædˈlɪb'] perform without preparation.
adjective. ['ˈædˈlɪb'] said or done without having been planned or written in advance.
- fall short of
- stay in place
noun. ['ˈædˈlɪb'] remark made spontaneously without prior preparation.
- fitted out
noun. ['ˈæd'] a public promotion of some product or service.
- direct mail
- newspaper ad
- commercial message
- newspaper advertisement
- top billing
- promotional material
- ad (Latin)
adverb. in the Christian era; used before dates after the supposed year Christ was born.
Example sentences of the word ad-valorem
1. Noun Phrase
For example, when you pay for the license tag for your car, the charges may include both a fee for the tag and an ad valorem tax.
2. Noun Phrase
Unless you make improvements to your homestead, you enjoy the old tax rate for your property or ad valorem taxes.
3. Noun Phrase
Property tax is sometimes referred to as an ad valorem tax, meaning that it is charged according to the value of your property, so it's often considered a proportional tax.
4. Noun Phrase
Only the ad valorem part can be taken as a deduction.