ALL meanings of ab initio

ab in·i·ti·o
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  • noun ab initio from the start; from scratch 3
  • adverb ab initio from the beginning 1
  • adverb ab initio from first principles 1
  • adverb ab initio from the beginning. 1
  • adverb ab initio (law) From the time when a legal document comes into force. 0
  • adverb ab initio (sciences) Calculated from first principles, i.e. from basic laws without any further additional assumptions. 0
  • adverb ab initio (of an academic course) Taken with no prior qualifications. 0
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