Prima facie defined

Prima facie is a latin word that translates to mean at first appearance.

This word is first known to have be used in 1800. In the legal world, prima facie is used to denote that there is evidence that indicates something.

Synonyms for prima facie include evident, apparent, and seeming. The following are example sentences that use prima facie:

This is a prima facie case of misrepresentation.

A prima facie case is good for the plaintiff.