evidence

  • 1 evidence — ev·i·dence 1 / e və dəns, ˌdens/ n [Medieval Latin evidentia, from Latin, that which is obvious, from evident evidens clear, obvious, from e out of, from + videns, present participle of videre to see]: something that furnishes or tends to furnish …

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  • 2 ÉVIDENCE — Elle est souvent définie comme une certitude immédiate: si un objet est donné, si l’on a présenté à l’esprit la signification d’une proposition bien formée, on n’en doute point, on les saisit d’emblée, ils paraissent évidents. En fait, le… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 Evidence — Ev i*dence, n. [F. [ e]vidence, L. Evidentia. See {Evident}.] 1. That which makes evident or manifest; that which furnishes, or tends to furnish, proof; any mode of proof; the ground of belief or judgement; as, the evidence of our senses;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 evidence — ev‧i‧dence [ˈevdns] noun [uncountable] LAW information or facts given in a court of law to prove that someone is guilty: • He refused to give evidence at the trial. * * * evidence UK US /ˈevɪdəns/ noun [U] LAW ► objects, documents, official… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 Evidence — Основная информация Полное имя …

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  • 6 evidence — n Evidence, testimony, deposition, affidavit are, in their legal senses, closely related but not synonymous terms. The last three designate forms of evidence, or material submitted to a competent legal tribunal as a means of ascertaining where… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 evidence — ► NOUN 1) information or signs indicating whether a belief or proposition is true or valid. 2) Law information used to establish facts in a legal investigation or admissible as testimony in a law court. ► VERB ▪ be or show evidence of. ● in… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 evidence — Evidence. s. f. Qualité de ce qui est évident. Cela paroist avec évidence. l évidence d une proposition, d une verité, d une fausseté. On dit, Mettre en évidence, pour dire, Faire connoistre clairement, manifestement …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 9 Evidence — (* 10. Dezember 1976 in Los Angeles, Kalifornien; bürgerlich Michael Perretta) ist ein US amerikanischer Rapper und Hip Hop Produzent. Er ist Mitglied der Gruppe Dilated Peoples …

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  • 10 evidence — [ev′ə dəns, ev′ədens΄] n. [ME < OFr < L evidentia < evidens, clear, evident < e , from + videns, prp. of videre, to see: see WISE2] 1. Archaic the condition of being evident 2. something that makes another thing evident; indication;… …

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  • 11 Evidence — Ev i*dence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Evidenced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Evidencing}.] To render evident or clear; to prove; to evince; as, to evidence a fact, or the guilt of an offender. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 evidence — (n.) c.1300, appearance from which inferences may be drawn, from O.Fr. evidence, from L.L. evidentia proof, originally distinction, clearness, from L. evidentem (see EVIDENT (Cf. evident)). Meaning ground for belief is from late 14c., that of… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 evidence — verb. The word is decidedly awkward as a verb, whether meaning ‘to serve as evidence of, or to attest’ • (The closer links with the London company were evidenced by the acquisition of LGOC type buses and equipment K. Warren, 1980) or, more… …

    Modern English usage

  • 14 evidence — [n] proof affirmation, attestation, averment, cincher*, clincher*, clue, confirmation, corroboration, cue, data, declaration, demonstration, deposition, documentation, dope*, goods*, gospel, grabber*, grounds, index, indication, indicia, info*,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 évidence — ÉVIDENCE: Vous aveugle, quand elle ne crève pas les yeux …

    Dictionnaire des idées reçues

  • 16 evidence — Evidence, Euidentia …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 17 evidence — /ev i deuhns/, n., v., evidenced, evidencing. n. 1. that which tends to prove or disprove something; ground for belief; proof. 2. something that makes plain or clear; an indication or sign: His flushed look was visible evidence of his fever. 3.… …

    Universalium

  • 18 evidence — Any species of proof, or probative matter, legally presented at the trial of an issue, by the act of the parties and through the medium of witnesses, records, documents, exhibits, concrete objects, etc., for the purpose of inducing belief in the… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 evidence — Any species of proof, or probative matter, legally presented at the trial of an issue, by the act of the parties and through the medium of witnesses, records, documents, exhibits, concrete objects, etc., for the purpose of inducing belief in the… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 20 EVIDENCE — Non Evidentiary Proceedings in Biblical Law The revelation of divine law is found not only in legislation but also in adjudication in particular cases (cf. Lev. 24:12–13; Num. 15:32–34; 27:1–8; Deut. 1:17), whether through Moses or judges or… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism