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[fak-tuh m] /ˈfæk təm/
noun, plural facta
[fak-tuh] /ˈfæk tə/ (Show IPA)
a statement of the facts in a controversy or legal case.
Origin of factum
1740-50; < Latin; see fact Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Only fraud in factum can be used as a basis for a defense in order to defeat the claim of a holder in due course.
  • The existing process and product control systems typically control the quality of the products post-factum.

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