Meaning of “ex officio” in the English Dictionary

"ex officio" in Business English

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ex officioadjective

also ex-officio uk /ˌeksəˈfɪʃiəʊ/ us /-oʊ/ formal

because of a person's position in a formal group:

The president of the board is an ex officio member of the committee.
ex officio

The lieutenant governor serves ex officio on the same boards and commissions as the governor.

(Definition of “ex officio” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)