Definition of "id."
  1. An abbreviation for the Latin word idem, which is used in legal documents to prevent repeated reference to the same thing
How to use "id." in a sentence
  1. After mentioning the case citation once, the shorthand 'id.' was used in the rest of the document to refer back to it.
  2. In the legal brief, instead of repeatedly writing the long title of the book, the author used 'id.' after the first citation.
  3. To avoid unnecessary repetition, 'id.' was used in the law article.

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