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  • adduce — adduce, advance, allege, cite may be used interchangeably in the meaning to bring forward by way of explanation, proof, illustration, or demonstration; however, they usually are clearly distinguishable in their implications and in their idiomatic …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • adduce — [ə do͞os′, ədyo͞os′] vt. adduced, adducing [L adducere, to lead or bring to < ad , to + ducere: see DUCT] to give as a reason or proof; cite as an example adducer n. adducible adj. adduceable …   English World dictionary

  • adduce — UK [əˈdjuːs] / US [əˈdus] verb [transitive] Word forms adduce : present tense I/you/we/they adduce he/she/it adduces present participle adducing past tense adduced past participle adduced formal to give a particular fact as proof that something… …   English dictionary

  • adduce — transitive verb (adduced; adducing) Etymology: Middle English, from Latin adducere, literally, to lead to, from ad + ducere to lead more at tow Date: 15th century to offer as example, reason, or proof in discussion or analysis • adducer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • adduce — ad|duce [ ə dus ] verb transitive FORMAL to give a particular fact as proof that something is true …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • adduce — ad·duce || É™ djuːs v. offer as an example, bring forward in argument, offer as proof, cite as evidence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adduce — cite as an instance or as proof or evidence. Derivatives: adducible adj. Etymology: L adducere adduct (as AD , ducere lead) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Legal burden of proof — This article is about the burden of proof in law. For other uses, see Burden of proof (disambiguation). The burden of proof (Latin: onus probandi) is the obligation to shift the accepted conclusion away from an oppositional opinion to one s own… …   Wikipedia

  • burden of proof — noun Law 1. the legal obligation on a party who asserts a matter to adduce sufficient supporting evidence to satisfy the required standard of proof. In criminal trials, this burden rests on the prosecution (the legal burden or persuasive burden) …   Australian English dictionary

  • afford proof of — index bear (adduce) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • offer of proof — Presenting evidence for admission or for a ruling upon admissibility. A formal offer by a party of proof, showing what testimony he proposes to adduce, and, when necessary, his intention to prove other facts which will render the evidence… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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