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prima facie

adjective [before noun]
 
 
LAW based on what seems to be the truth when first seen or heard: The commission says the report provides prima facie evidence of media racism. They could only seek the information if there was a prima facie case of fraud to investigate.
Translations of “prima facie”
in Chinese (Traditional) 初步認定的, 建立在初次印象上的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 初步认定的, 建立在初次印象上的…
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