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Definition of the noun affiant

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noun - plural: affiants

  1. a person who makes an affidavit

Alternative definition of the noun affiant


  1. [legal] The individual witness whose statement is contained in an affidavit or sworn deposition.

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Google previewVirginia Personal Injury Forms (2016)

by John P. Harris III

The affiant is the attorney of record for the Plaintiff in the above entitled action. 2.

Google previewCalifornia Evidence 2013 Courtroom Manual (2013)

by Eileen A. Scallen, Glen Weissenberger

The affiant is the duly authorized custodian of the records or other qualified ...

Google previewMotion Practice and Persuasion (2006)

by L. Ronald Jorgensen

Introduction identifying the affiant under oath. The affiant is the person who affirms the facts in the affidavit. 2. The facts. 3. Statement of competency. 4. Signature block for the affiant. 5.

Google previewHow to Say it and Write it Correctly Now: The Ultimate Reference Book, Containing Practical Grammar, Punctuation, & Spelling Rules, Homonyms, Medical Terms, Layperson's Legal Dictionary, Major Art Terms -- And More! (2005)

by Santo J. Aurelio

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Google previewHopkins' Nonprofit Law Dictionary (2015)

by Bruce R. Hopkins

affiant An “affiant” is an individual who makes and executes an affidavit. affidavit The term “affidavit” means a written legal document that contains a statement of an individual, executed under oath and attested to by a notary ...

Google previewDictionary of Legal Terms, 5th edition

by Steven H. Gifis

AFFIANT a person who makes and signs a written statement under oath [affidavit] . AFFIDAVIT a written statement made under oath before an officer of the court, a notary public or other person legally authorized to certify the statement.

Google previewThe Royal English dictionary: or, A treasury of the English language (1775)

by Daniel Fenning

Affiant civil ire divided into real, personal, or mixt. The J3m real, ii where a person cl.ims lands, £><. in fee, or for life. Acliai personal, U that □hich is brought to recover what is due lo os. mixt, is that which lies both far the thing daman ...

Google previewWebster's New World Law Dictionary (2010)

by Jonathan Wallace, Susan Ellis Wild

affiant n. One who makes and subscribes to an affidavit. affidavit n. A voluntary and written ex parte statement of facts signed and the truth of its content affirmed or sworn to by the declarant before a notary public or another officer ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms, Briticisms, Canadianisms and Australianisms (2010)

by V.S. Matyushenkov

affiant person who makesan affidavit. affiliated, ...

Google previewNolo's Plain-English Law Dictionary (2009)

by Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Hill

(Compare: affiant) declaration any statement made, particularly in writing, including a formal statement made under penalty of perjury and signed by the declarant. declaration against interest When a nonparty witness in a lawsuit is not ...

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Video shows what affiant means. The individual witness whose statement is contained in an affidavit or sworn deposition.. Affiant Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Scrabble value of A1F4F4I1A1N1T1

The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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