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

Learn More About ex facie

Dictionary Entries Near ex facie

exercise

ex facie

exhaust

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Ex facie.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/ex%20facie. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!