de facto

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de facto /dɪˈfæktoʊ/ Brit /ˌdeɪˈfæktoʊ/ adjective
de facto
/dɪˈfæktoʊ/ Brit /ˌdeɪˈfæktoʊ/
adjective
Learner's definition of DE FACTO
always used before a noun formal
used to describe something that exists but that is not officially accepted or recognized
compare de jure

— de facto

adverb
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