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matter-of-fact

adjective

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The first known use of matter-of-fact was in 1712

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matter of course

matter-of-fact

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“Matter-of-fact.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/matter-of-fact. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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