One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
with object To take away, remove; (Law) = adeem. Usually in pass.See also adeem
Late 16th century; earliest use found in Henry Swinburne (c1551–1624), ecclesiastical lawyer. From classical Latin ademptus, past participle of adimere adeem. Compare earlier adempt, adempted, and compare also exempt, ademption.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.