ex lege

adverb
ex le·​ge | \ ekˈslāˌgā, -ge \

Definition of ex lege

: as a matter of law : by operation of law

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History and Etymology for ex lege

Late Latin, from law

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“Ex lege.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ex%20lege. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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