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, broadly construed, is anything presented in support of an ****ertion. This support may be strong or weak. The strongest type of evidence is that...
- Cir****stantial evidence is evidence that relies on an inference to connect it to a conclusion of fact—such as a fingerprint at the scene of a crime. By...
- past—has been ****embled, and continues to be built up, based on geological evidence from borehole temperature profiles, cores removed from deep ac****ulations...
- Evidence of common descent of living organisms has been discovered by scientists researching in a variety of disciplines over many decades, demonstrating...
- Anecdotal evidence is evidence from anecdotes, i.e., evidence collected in a casual or informal manner and relying heavily or entirely on personal testimony...
- Exculpatory evidence is evidence favorable to the defendant in a criminal trial that exonerates or tends to exonerate the defendant of guilt. It is the...
- aphorism, "Absence of evidence is not evidence of absence," positive evidence of this kind is distinct from a lack of evidence or ignorance of that which...
- Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is an approach to medical practice intended to optimize decision-making by emphasizing the use of evidence from well-designed...
- Corroborating evidence (or corroboration) is evidence that tends to support a proposition that is already supported by some initial evidence, therefore confirming...
- appeal to ignorance (in which ignorance represents "a lack of contrary evidence") is a fallacy in informal logic. It ****erts that a proposition is true...
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