self-evidence

noun
self-ev·i·dence | \ ˌself-ˈe-və-dən(t)s , -ˌden(t)s \

Definition of self-evidence 

: the quality or state of being self-evident

First Known Use of self-evidence

1652, in the meaning defined above

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