ipso facto

Definition of "ipso facto"
  1. A Latin phrase meaning 'by the fact itself,' used to indicate something that is inherently or obviously true without needing further explanation or elaboration
How to use "ipso facto" in a sentence
  1. His failure to comply with the contract, ipso facto, nullifies the agreement.
  2. Upon conviction for treason, she lost her position ipso facto.
  3. The act of stealing, ipso facto, is an illegal act.

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