ex hypothesi

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adverb ex hy·po·the·si \ˌeks-hī-ˈpä-thə-ˌsī\

Definition of ex hypothesi

  1. :  according to assumptions made :  by hypothesis regard … all elites as ex hypothesi incompatible with democracy — P. G. J. Pulzer

Origin and Etymology of ex hypothesi

New Latin, from a hypothesis


First Known Use: 1603

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