The definition of “pattern of domestic violence” has a great deal of elasticity to it and the phrase implicitly considers many relevant facts and circumstances, not just one.
Pollack, D. & REiter, E. (2021, August 11). What is the legal definition of 'A pattern of domestic violence?', Texas Lawyer, https://www.researchgate.net/publication/353830047_What_is_the_legal_definition_of_'a_pattern_of_domestic_violence'
*This is constructed from limited available data and may be imprecise.