facticity

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noun fac·tic·i·ty \ fak-ˈti-sə-tē \

Definition of facticity

:the quality or state of being a fact

Examples of facticity in a Sentence

  1. the facticity of the information is not at issue; it's whether something so private should ever be made public

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Origin and Etymology of facticity

French or German; French facticité, from German Faktizität, from Factum fact, from Latin factum



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