Ex Officio

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Definition: Ex Officio

What is the dictionary definition of Ex Officio?

Dictionary Definition

adj. (ex oh-fish-ee-oh) Latin for “from the office,” to describe someone who has a right because of an office held, such as being allowed to sit on a committee simply because one is president of the corporation.

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Modern Language Association (MLA):
Ex Officio. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 27, 2021 https://payrollheaven.com/define/ex-officio/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Ex Officio. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/ex-officio/ (accessed: September 27, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Ex Officio. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved September 27, 2021, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/ex-officio/

Definition Sources

Definitions for Ex Officio are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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