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Definition of the verb adduce
What does adduce mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: adduced | adducing | adduces
- advance evidence for
Alternative definition of the verb adduce
- [transitive] To bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege.
- synonym: present
Specialised definition of the verb adduce
Glossary of justice
to introduce (in evidence)
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The testimony we adduce is the testimony of men, whose talents and erudition will not be called in ...
Philologia Anglicana: or, a Philological and synonymical dictionary of the English language; in which the words are deduced from their originals-their sense defined-and the same illustrated and supported by proper examples and notes, critical and explanatory. [“A-Adornment” only.] (1806)
by Benjamin DAWSON (Rector of Burgh, Suffolk.)
“ To adduce a passage ...
by John Platts
Adduce, [adduce-, L.] to draw to; to cite ; to offer. Allege, [allego, L.] to affirm; to declare; to plead. Assign, [assigno, L7] to show or set forth. . Advance a doctrine ; adduce an argument ; allege a circumstance ; assign a reason. ADVANTAGE ...
by David Worthington
adduce. To state or cite examples or to produce reasoningas evidence in support of a contention, such as in a court oflaw. adduct A chemical group that is attached to a large.
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIC DICTIONARY (1896)
to adduce hi« Authentic«, uid to ...
by Bryan A. Garner
adduce; educe; deduce. All are useful in reference to evidence. To adduce is to put forward for consideration something by way of evidence or arguments. E.g., "In the original panel opinion we held that Rushing's live testimony at trial ...
by Bryan A. Garner
adduce. A. And Its Near-Synonyms: advance; cite. Each of these verbs relates to bringing forward matter by way of explanation, analysis, illustration, or proof. To adduce evidence is to present it as furthering an argument or contention ...
by S. Fallows
Srn, Adduce, adjoin, increase, extend, enlarge, sum up, cast up, ...
2,856 Words You Must Know by Mark Phillips
adduce (ә-DOOS) vb. To adduce something (a fact, a reason, evidence, etc.) is to bring it forward as an argument or as a means of proof in an argument. Many people have claimed that Julius and Ethyl Rosenberg (an American couple who ...
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Video shows what adduce means. To bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege..
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Scrabble value of A1D2D2U1C3E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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