Ex-officio



[eks uh-fish-ee-oh] /ˈɛks əˈfɪʃ iˌoʊ/

adverb, adjective
1.
by virtue of office or official position.
/ˈɛks əˈfɪʃɪəʊ; əˈfɪsɪəʊ/
adverb, adjective
1.
by right of position or office ex off

Latin, “in discharge of one’s duties,” literally “out of duty,” from ex “out of” (see ex-) + officio, ablative of officium “duty” (see office).

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Exogamic

    [ek-sog-uh-mee] /ɛkˈsɒg ə mi/ noun 1. marriage outside a specific tribe or similar social unit. Compare . 2. Biology. the union of gametes of unrelated parents. /ɛkˈsɒɡəmɪ/ noun 1. (sociol, anthropol) the custom or an act of marrying a person belonging to another tribe, clan, or similar social unit Compare endogamy 2. (biology) fusion of […]

  • Exogamous

    [ek-sog-uh-mee] /ɛkˈsɒg ə mi/ noun 1. marriage outside a specific tribe or similar social unit. Compare . 2. Biology. the union of gametes of unrelated parents. /ɛkˈsɒɡəmɪ/ noun 1. (sociol, anthropol) the custom or an act of marrying a person belonging to another tribe, clan, or similar social unit Compare endogamy 2. (biology) fusion of […]



  • Exogamy

    [ek-sog-uh-mee] /ɛkˈsɒg ə mi/ noun 1. marriage outside a specific tribe or similar social unit. Compare . 2. Biology. the union of gametes of unrelated parents. /ɛkˈsɒɡəmɪ/ noun 1. (sociol, anthropol) the custom or an act of marrying a person belonging to another tribe, clan, or similar social unit Compare endogamy 2. (biology) fusion of […]

  • Exogastrula

    exogastrula ex·o·gas·tru·la (ěk’sō-gās’trə-lə) n. An abnormal embryo in which the primitive gut has been everted.



Disclaimer: Ex-officio definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.