Definition of ex silentio in English:

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ex silentio

Pronunciation: /ˌɛks sɪˈlɛnʃɪəʊ/

adjective& adverb

(With reference to an argument or theory) based on lack of contrary evidence.

Origin

Latin, 'from silence'.

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