in point of fact

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Definition of in point of fact

used to introduce a true statement which shows that another statement is not true or accurate She says that she doesn't know him, but in point of fact they have been seen together many times.

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“In point of fact.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20point%20of%20fact. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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