Origin of prima facie
Examples from the Web for prima facie
There was no prima-facie absurdity in his hypothesis—and experiment was the sole means of demonstrating its truth or falsity.
Nothing could show more clearly that the compilers feel that there is a prima-facie case against them.
This is prima-facie evidence that the first statement was a libel.The Cathedrals of Southern France|Francis Miltoun
This suggests the prima-facie probability that he was John Blackmore.The Mystery of 31 New Inn|R. Austin Freeman