self-evidence

noun
self-ev·​i·​dence | \ ˌself-ˈe-və-dən(t)s How to pronounce self-evidence (audio) , -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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“Self-evidence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-evidence. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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