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a priori

adjective

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being or provable by reasoning in which the conclusion follows necessarily from given information
  • an a priori argument for the defendant's innocence

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a priori

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of a priori (Entry 2 of 2)

as in early, prematurely

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The first known use of a priori was in 1652

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“A priori.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/a%20priori. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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