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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.]


vb (tr)
to cancel or withdraw (a legal agreement)
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Sandown's British Stallion Studs Supporting British Racing EBF Maiden Stakes has attracted some really well-bred individuals but preference is for Adeem, an Invasor half-brother to Sakhee.
Day and night is the same there," said Adam Adeem, who looked weaker after imprisonment than he did after 50 days without food.
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It was established 10 years ago by 30-year-old British Asian Adeem Younis, then an undergraduate at Leeds University.
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Now, hosting her very own international show called Living the High Life, which is rumoured to be picked up by a number of Middle East networks including MBC, she has also just completed filming the English, Arabic and French movie Adeem in Beirut.
Two Kuwaiti investment groups - Investment Dar and Adeem - acquired the Warwickshirebased company in 2007 from Ford for pounds 589million.
In Kentucky, bequests to persons who would comprise the testator's heirs do not adeem, whereas bequests to other persons do adeem.
Other monthly winners included Mahmoud al Qarni, Adeem al Hatali, huwaini Saleem Salmeen, Fadhil al Shidi and Saif Hamed al Amri, who all won RO100 for demonstrating xceptional safety standards.
Other monthly winners included: Mahmoud Al-Qarni, Adeem Moosa Al Hatali, Thuwaini Saleem Salmeen, Fadhil Mubarak Al-Shidi, and Saif Hamed Mubarik Al-Amri who were all rewarded with RO100 for demonstrating exceptional safety standards.
China's Nanjing automobile group purchased MG assets in the country, India's Tata Motors bought out Ford's Land Rover and Jaguar operations in the UK, and the investment group that took Aston Martin off Ford's hands included Kuwaiti firms Adeem Investment and Investment Dar.