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self–evident

adjective self–ev·i·dent \-dənt, -ˌdent\

: clearly true and requiring no proof or explanation

Full Definition of SELF-EVIDENT

:  evident without proof or reasoning
self–ev·i·dent·ly adverb

First Known Use of SELF-EVIDENT

1671
SELF-EVIDENT Defined for Kids

self–evident

adjective self–ev·i·dent \ˈself-ˈe-və-dənt\

Definition of SELF-EVIDENT for Kids

:  clearly true and requiring no proof <self-evident truths>

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