from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. The necessary changes having been made; having substituted new terms; with respective differences taken into consideration.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. Having changed what needed to be changed.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Those things having been changed which were to be changed; with the necessary changes.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. with the necessary changes having been carried out
Latin mūtātīs mūtandīs : mūtātīs, ablative pl. past participle of mūtāre, to change + mūtandīs, ablative pl. gerundive of mūtāre.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin mutatis mutandis ("those things having been changed which were to be changed"); both words are from Latin mutō ("(I) change"). Mutatis is the ablative plural of the perfect passive participle, and mutandis is the ablative plural of the future passive participle or gerundive. (Wiktionary)