ex facie

adverb
\ ˌeks-ˈfā-shē-ˌē, -ˈfä-kē-e \

Legal Definition of ex facie

: on its face valid ex facie — compare prima facie

History and Etymology for ex facie

New Latin, literally, from the appearance

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“Ex facie.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/ex%20facie. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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