matter of course


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a condition or occurrence traceable to a cause
  • Once the apprentice finishes training, a license to practice is granted as a matter of course.

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The first known use of matter of course was in 1739

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“Matter of course.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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