Definition of ex silentio in English:

ex silentio

Syllabification: ex si·len·ti·o
Pronunciation: /ˌeks səˈlenCHē-ō
 
/

adjective & adverb

  • By the absence of contrary evidence.

Origin

early 20th century: Latin, literally 'from silence'.

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