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ad infinitum

Continuously without end. The phrase is Latin for "to infinity." Repairs to the old house seemed to go on ad infinitum—every time we finished a project, another awaited us.
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ˌad infiˈnitum

(from Latin) without ever coming to an end; again and again: You cannot stay here ad infinitum without paying any rent.The problem would be repeated ad infinitum.
The meaning of the Latin phrase is ‘to infinity’.
See also: ad
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My initial reaction when I saw March of the Penguins was, What if life is nothing but a trek to the breeding ground, back to the sea, back to the breeding ground, back to the sea, ad infinitum, until death do us part.
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However, we have established that the two [entities] in a correlation should coincide in existence--if one of them exists in potentiality, the other should also exist in potentiality, and if one of them exists in actuality, the other should also exist in actuality--therefore, what remains is that the existence of time should coincide with the existence of the period in order for both to exist in actuality, [for otherwise] the existence of the period before the time would require a time in the past before it and this goes on ad infinitum.
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A binary division of all created existence into the oppositions of spirit/flesh, dark/light, truth/untruth and so on ad infinitum, a view that eventually produced various gnosticisms and other dualistic phenomena, could easily lead to the conjugation of color, "race," and servile status adduced for "alien" blacks, and specifically for black Africans.
These circumstances will tend to be the case ad infinitum, unless of course, we want to change the situation.
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