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  • 1 prove — W1S2 [pru:v] v past tense proved past participle proved or proven [ˈpru:vən] especially AmE ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(show something is true)¦ 2¦(be)¦ 3 prove yourself/prove something (to somebody) 4 prove yourself (to be) something 5 what is s …

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  • 2 prove case — • prove (the) case • prove (the) point to show that an opinion or argument is correct or true …

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  • 3 prove point — • prove (the) case • prove (the) point to show that an opinion or argument is correct or true …

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  • 4 prove the case — • prove (the) case • prove (the) point to show that an opinion or argument is correct or true …

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  • 5 prove the point — • prove (the) case • prove (the) point to show that an opinion or argument is correct or true …

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  • 6 correct — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} verb Correct is used with these nouns as the object: ↑bias, ↑defect, ↑deficiency, ↑deficit, ↑deformity, ↑distortion, ↑error, ↑fault, ↑flaw, ↑grammar, ↑imbalance, ↑ …

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  • 7 correct —    1. in line with received opinion or enforced dogma    As in politically correct and not referring to a general adherence to high moral standards.    What is correct depends on who is writing the rule book, including the Nazis or the Russian… …

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  • 8 prove — [pru:v] verb (past participle proved or proven pru:v(ə)n, prəʊ ) 1》 demonstrate by evidence or argument the truth or existence of.     ↘Law establish the genuineness and validity of (a will). 2》 show by evidence or argument to be.     ↘be seen or …

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  • 9 prove — verb 1) that proves I m right Syn: show (to be true), demonstrate (the truth of), show beyond doubt, manifest, produce proof/evidence; witness to, give substance to, determine, substantiate, corroborate, verify, ratify, validate, authenticate,… …

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  • 10 prove — verb 1) that proves I m right Syn: show (to be true), demonstrate (the truth of), provide proof, substantiate, verify, validate, authenticate 2) the rumour proved to be correct Syn: turn out, be found • …

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  • 11 Gödel's incompleteness theorems — In mathematical logic, Gödel s incompleteness theorems, proved by Kurt Gödel in 1931, are two theorems stating inherent limitations of all but the most trivial formal systems for arithmetic of mathematical interest. The theorems are of… …

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  • 12 Babylon Rising — Currently, there are four novels in Tim LaHaye s fiction series Babylon Rising (the first co authored by Greg Dinallo and the others by Bob Phillips). Each novel has to do with the hero, Michael Murphy, a college professor, and his struggles (on… …

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  • 13 List of Jurassic Park characters — The following is a list of characters from Michael Crichton s novels Jurassic Park and its sequel, The Lost World. Details are also given on the characters roles in Steven Spielberg s film adaptations, Jurassic Park and The Lost World: Jurassic… …

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  • 14 Scientific evidence — is evidence which serves to either support or counter a scientific theory or hypothesis Fact|date=October 2007. Such evidence is expected to be empirical and properly documented in accordance with scientific method such as is applicable to the… …

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  • 15 Private series characters — Private is a series of novels by American author Kate Brian. The cast of characters is as follows. Reed BrennanThe protagonist and narrator of the series, Reed Brennan is a collected outsider from Pennsylvania who, at the beginning of Private ,… …

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  • 16 Yakubu Gowon — Infobox President name=Yakubu Gowon order=3rd President of Nigeria term start=August 1, 1966 term end=July 29, 1975 vicepresident=JEA Wey predecessor=Johnson Aguiyi Ironsi successor=Murtala Mohammed birth date=birth date and age|1934|9|19 birth… …

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  • 17 NCAA football bowl games, 2004–05 — The 2004 05 NCAA college football bowl season was a series of 32 post season games (including the Bowl Championship Series) played in December 2004 and January 2005 for Division I A football teams and their all stars. The post season began with… …

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  • 18 The Labours of Hercules — Infobox Book | name = The Labours of Hercules title orig = translator = image caption = Dust jacket illustration of the US (true first) edition. See Publication history (below) for UK first edition jacket image. author = Agatha Christie… …

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  • 19 2004–05 NCAA football bowl games — Number of bowl games per state. Season 2004 Number of Bowls 28 All Star Games …

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  • 20 verify — v. a. 1. Prove to be true, prove to be correct, establish the truth of, confirm, corroborate, attest, substantiate. 2. Authenticate, make good …

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