One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.‘we have more data and facts available to us than ever before and yet we have entered a post-fact era’‘it's fashionable to blame the Internet for contributing to the post-factual society’
= post facto.Related post facto
Early 17th century. As adjective from classical Latin postfactus done afterwards; as noun from classical Latin postfactum that which is done afterwards, use as noun of neuter of postfactus from post after + factus, past participle of facere to do, make.
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