propter hoc

[ prawp-ter-hawk; English prop-ter hok ]

  1. because of this.

Words Nearby propter hoc Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use propter hoc in a sentence

  • Post hoc ergo propter hoc may be taken as a generic name for imperfect proof of causation from observed facts of succession.