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testimony

[tes′timō′nē]
Etymology: L, testimonium, evidence
the statement of a witness, usually made orally and given under oath, such as at a court trial.
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I know not," continued Dupin, "what impression I may have made, so far, upon your own understanding; but I do not hesitate to say that legitimate deductions even from this portion of the testimony - the portion respecting the gruff and shrill voices - are in themselves sufficient to engender a suspicion which should give direction to all farther progress in the investigation of the mystery.
It is a fac-simile drawing of what has been described in one portion of the testimony as 'dark bruises, and deep indentations of finger nails,' upon the throat of Mademoiselle L'Espanaye, and in another, (by Messrs.
Not a word could I get from him concerning the trial and his testimony.
Catherick--to ask for her testimony in support of the explanation which I have just offered to you.
So much of my voice has lately been heard in the land, that I might have been contented with troubling you no further from my present standing-point, were it not a duty with which I henceforth charge myself, not only here but on every suitable occasion, whatsoever and wheresoever, to express my high and grateful sense of my second reception in America, and to bear my honest testimony to the national generosity and magnanimity.
Testimonials representing Mrs General as a prodigy of piety, learning, virtue, and gentility, were lavishly contributed from influential quarters; and one venerable archdeacon even shed tears in recording his testimony to her perfections
Pursuing the light so fortunately hit upon, and finding the concurrent testimony of the whole of Mrs General's acquaintance to be of the pathetic nature already recorded, Mr Dorrit took the trouble of going down to the county of the county-widower to see Mrs General, in whom he found a lady of a quality superior to his highest expectations.
The panels and witnesses of interest to the UIU include at a minimum: (1) Direct Testimony of Revenue Allocation, Rate Design, Economic Development, and Tariff Panel; (2) Direct Testimony of David A.
18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- USC Shoah Foundation C The Institute for Visual History and Education announces Preserving the Legacy, an initiative that will use the Institute's state-of-the-art infrastructure to digitize, index and integrate videotaped Holocaust testimony taken by other organizations around the world into the Visual History Archive.
He shows that the intervention of one small voice can sometimes be the most powerful testimony.
Manama, 23rd (BNA) --Performing testimony is not only a commitment, but it is also a moral obligation emanated from our religious, and Arabic inherent values, as well as a human issue which contributes in uncovering the truth.
POSITION: The WVSMA supports legislation to ensure testimony provided by expert witnesses in medical liability cases is fair, accurate and reflects the applicable standard of care.