Legal definition of a fortiori
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a fortiori

1
To draw the inference that because a certain thing is true, then another thing must be true as well. From Latin "even more so", or “with even stronger reason".

Thus, if Winnie the Pooh can not lift a pot with honey, a Piglet can not lift it a fortiori.
2
Literal translation: from stronger

Definition and use: an a fortiori argument is an "argument from a stronger reason", meaning that because one fact is true, that a second related and included fact must also be true.
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