in rem definition

  • adverb:
    • legislation Against anything, such home, standing, or the right, in the place of against a person. Used of an action or a judgment.
  • adjective:
    • Against anything (such home) as opposed to someone
  • others:
    • Lit., in or against a (or perhaps the) thing
    • about anything: because, an action in rem: in opposition to in personam. See action, 8 .

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