noun, plural facta [fak-tuh] .
a statement of the facts in a controversy or legal case.

1740–50; < Latin; see fact

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To factum
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: factuality
Next Definition: facture
Words Near: factum
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for factum
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing factum
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
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.
Related Words
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature