retorsio facti

re·​tor·​sio fac·​ti | \ rə̇ˈtȯ(r)shēˌōˈfakˌtī \
plural retorsiones facti

Definition of retorsio facti

: the infliction of retaliatory injuries by one nation on another equal to those it has suffered

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“Retorsio facti.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 7 December 2019.

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