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prima facie (prīˑ·m fāˑ·shē),
n at first site; the minimum amount of evidence required from one party that compels another party to defend itself in court.
prima facie (prī´mə fā´shē),
adv a phrase that means “on the face of it”; so far as can be judged from the first appearance; presumably.