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corroborating evidence

generally, any evidence which tallies with the predictions of a hypothesis or theory. For the strict proponent of falsificationism, however, only a prediction unique to the theory concerned corroborates it.
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There are not that many cases which go to court where there's a lack of corroboration but it's getting them through the doors of the court.
The man, who can not be named for legal reasons, claimed to have corroboration to the crime from other ex-residents, some of whom were interviewed by police.
Audit testing should involve corroboration of account balances by comparing unaudited balances with independent expectations of what those balances should be.
The geological and geophysical (seismic) corroboration of the SFD findings is ongoing with the drilling of the first well to commence prior to the end of the first quarter of 1997.
His accounts of "Men and Ships" and of "Administration - structures, personnel and finance, " add corroboration and some nuances to Phillips' treatment of similar topics; Stradling is particularly adept in explaining the complexities of joint - and sometimes competitive - Hispano-Flemish administration of the northern fleet.
in a planning environment, document the entitlement, file the outside corroboration in event of future need, and be mindful.
One charge in the 1988 indictment--that Noriega had taken a $4 million cash bribe from a Colombian drug smuggler named Boris Olarte--lacked even the slightest corroboration.
The results from the test site in terms of gold recovered and the corroboration of drill-hole analysis contribute in a positive manner to the business case for an expanded test mining program in 2007.
ALEX Salmond felt the heat yesterday over Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill's handling of plans to scrap the law of corroboration.
Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has opened up a split in the SNP after claiming anti-independence MSPs conspired to block his controversial blueprint to scrap corroboration evidence in court.
The only corroboration of their claims are US Army forms showing they were released from the Umm Qasr camp.
There is no corroboration of what happened inside Miss Millie's and such corroboration as exists of what happened outside supports the defendant's version of events.