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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Factum \Fac"tum\ (f[a^]k"t[u^]m), n.; pl. Facta. [L. See Fact.] 1. (Law) A man's own act and deed; particularly: (a) (Civil Law) Anything stated and made certain. (b) (Testamentary Law) The due execution of a will, including everything necessary to its validity. [1913 Webster] 2. (Mach.) The product. See Facient, 2. [1913 Webster]Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
FACTUM. A deed. a man's own act and deed. 2. When a man denies by his plea that he made a deed on which he is sued, be pleads non est factum. (q.v.) Vide Deed; Fait.Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
FACTUM, French law. A memoir which contains summarily the fact on which a contest has happened, the means on which a party founds his pretensions, with the refutation of the means of the adverse party. Vide Brief.