Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Somebody's own act and deed.
  • n. The product, in multiplication.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A man's own act and deed.
  • n. Anything stated and made certain.
  • n. The due execution of a will, including everything necessary to its validity.
  • n. The product. See Facient, 2.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In law, a thing done; an act or a deed; anything stated and made certain; the statement of a case for the court.
  • n. In mathematics, the result of a multiplication; a product.

Etymologies

From Latin factum. See fact. (Wiktionary)

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