Ab Initio
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Latin for from the beginning, e.g., the marriage was void ab initio.

FK Reading Ease
65.8

FK Grade Level
Elementary School
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  • AB INITIO (Latin, “from the beginning”): A transaction or document from its inception.  For example, an insurance policy may be held to be invalid ab initio or from the purported issuance of the policy.

    FK Reading Ease
    36.8

    FK Grade Level
    College
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