Examples of confirmatory in a Sentence
a confirmatory test for pregnancy
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Wagenmakers, a research methodologist from the University of Amsterdam, believed the paper had at least one glaring problem: There was no clear dividing line between the exploratory and confirmatory phases of Bem’s research.
In parallel, local health authorities were notified and appropriate microbiology confirmatory samples taken.
What’s more, the only two surveys conducted after Jan. 29 provided a certain amount of confirmatory evidence.
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First Known Use of confirmatory
Synonymsconfirmational, corroborative, confirming, corroborating, corroboratory, probative, probatory, substantiating, supporting, supportive, verifying, vindicating
Antonymsconfuting, disproving, refuting
Related Wordsauxiliary, supplementary; beneficial, helpful
Near Antonymscontradictory, contrary, counter, opposing
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