Definition of Evidence. Meaning of Evidence. Synonyms of Evidence

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Definition of Evidence

Evidence
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.

Meaning of Evidence from wikipedia

- Evidence for a proposition is what supports this proposition. It is usually understood as an indication that the supported proposition is true. What role...
- Empirical evidence for a proposition is evidence, i.e. what supports or counters this proposition, that is constituted by or accessible to sense experience...
- Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is "the conscientious, explicit and judicious use of current best evidence in making decisions about the care of individual...
- The law of evidence, also known as the rules of evidence, encomp****es the rules and legal principles that govern the proof of facts in a legal proceeding...
- Direct evidence supports the truth of an ****ertion (in criminal law, an ****ertion of guilt or of innocence) directly, i.e., without an intervening inference...
- Anecdotal evidence is evidence based only on personal observation, collected in a casual or non-systematic manner. The term is sometimes used in a legal...
- law of evidence, a privilege is a rule of evidence that allows the holder of the privilege to refuse to disclose information or provide evidence about...
- Tampering with evidence, or evidence tampering, is an act in which a person alters, conceals, falsifies, or destroys evidence with the intent to interfere...
- Corroborating evidence, also referred to as corroboration, is a type of evidence in law. Corroborating evidence tends to support a proposition that is...
- Evidence of absence is evidence of any kind that suggests something is missing or that it does not exist. What counts as evidence of absence has been...