Definition of per interim in English:

per interim

adjective

Politics
  • Temporary; provisional.

Origin

Early 18th century (in an earlier sense). From per + interim. The expression is apparently not recorded in Latin. Compare French par intérim.

Pronunciation

per interim

/pər ˈɪnt(ə)rɪm//pəːr ˈɪnt(ə)rɪm/