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 (ə-dē′, ăd′ēm′)
tr.v. a·deemed, a·deem·ing, a·deems Law
To fail to pass on (an item of property) by will because of ademption.

[From Latin adimere, to take away (influenced by redeem); see ademption.]
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vb (tr)
to cancel or withdraw (a legal agreement)
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Poet Adeem Hashmi, who was part of the vibrant literary and intellectual life there, wrote the following verses which are typical of the milieu:
Some of the leading buyers/brands include Debenhams, Marks and Spencer, George ASDA, PVH Corp., Next, Regal Calibre, Midas Safety, Columbia Sportswear, Adeem Uniform, Decathlon, Dewhirst, Triumph, Speedo, L Brands, Tesco, Crystal Martin, Asmara International, MGF Sourcing, MAST Far East, Brandix, MAS Holdings, Hiradamani, Timex Garments, EAM Maliban, Omegaline, Star Garments, NOLIMIT, Odel, Hameedia, Interloop, Hermas, Twinset, 3Squids, Tessitura Monti, Turtle Ltd., Raymond Apparels, Lifestyle International, Madura Lifestyle amongst many others.
The first prize was got by Adeem Sajid and second prize was awarded to Hajra Haider Bukhari while Syed Rahia Batool won third prize.
The commitment to settle arrears is "important," said Mohammed Al Suwayed, the Riyadh-based head of capital and money markets at Adeem Capital.
Mohammad Adeem Munir, roll no 00366 and Zeeshan Najeeb, roll no 00640 have been recommended against posts of Assistant Mechanical Engineers, BS-17, in Mechanical Engineering Department of Pakistan Railways, said a press release.
Abdullah bin Adeem al-Maskari, Dean of the college said that the number of graduates for this year stood at 330 male and female students at levels of bachelor, higher diploma and technical diploma degrees in commercial studies, IT and engineering.
I found PECB staff very co-operative and helping,” said Adeem Behzad Ahmad from Proftech Leading Services.
Daimler joins Aston Martin's existing shareholder body that includes Prime Wagon, Adeem Investment and Investindustrial.
With the support of major shareholders The Investment Dar, Adeem Investment and, now, Investindustrial, Aston Martin is well positioned to realise its ambitious growth strategy.
Striker Muatasim Mustafa Adeem Al Bakri had gained the lead for Oman through his goal on 30 minutes but midfielder Salim Khalfan Rashid Al Qartoubi neutralised this effort as he bulged his own net 11 minutes later, much to the delight of the Syrians.
I do not think the South share Bashir that view, especially at the time when the same Bashir's forces are building up at Abu Matharig and Meriem to attack both Mile 14 (Kiir Adeem) and War-guet respectively while his war planes continue to Bombard innocent South Sudanese civilians in their villages in Jau area-Panriang County in Unity State.