A Priori Assumption Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of A Priori Assumption, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is A Priori Assumption?

n. a priori is a latin phrase, meaning “from the former”. A-priori-assumption denotes propositional knowledge; something that comes beforehand without experience; something that is assumed to be true. The opposite is a posteriori assumption.