the same as mentioned
Origin of idemL: see identity
Something that has been mentioned previously; the same.
Origin of idemLatin from id it ; see i- in Indo-European roots.
- The same.
- Used almost exclusively in footnotes of academic or scholarly papers, especially those of the legal profession, to indicate that the source referred to in a footnote is the same as the source in the preceding footnote; usually abbreviated when so used.
From Latin idem (“the same”).