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cross-examination

(kros′ĕg-zam″ĭ-nā′shŏn)
The interrogation of a witness by the opposing party in a legal dispute.
cross-examine (-zam′ĭn)

cross-examination,

n the questioning of a witness by the party against whom he or she has been called and examined.
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The anti-terrorism court conducting the trial of seven Pakistani suspects including Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, who have been charged with planning, financing and executing the attacks had declared as illegal the findings of the commission on the ground that it was not allowed to cross examine the witnesses.
Under the agreement' Pakistani judicial commission will visit New Delhi to cross examine the witnesses.
Under the agreement, Pakistani judicial commission will visit New Delhi to cross examine the witnesses.
In addition, the judge refused to allow B&W to cross examine plaintiffs' experts on this issue in order to refute this testimony.