evidential

adjective
ev·​i·​den·​tial | \ ˌe-və-ˈden(t)-shəl How to pronounce evidential (audio) \

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Other Words from evidential

evidentially adverb

Examples of evidential in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web However, my overall assessment is that the evidential situation has been weakened to such an extent that there is no longer any reason to continue the investigation. BostonGlobe.com, "Sweden drops Assange rape inquiry - The Boston Globe," 20 Nov. 2019 However, my overall assessment is that the evidential situation has been weakened to such an extent that there is no longer any reason to continue the investigation. Elian Peltier, New York Times, "Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Inquiry," 19 Nov. 2019 Our advanced evidential breath alcohol testing instruments exceed the requirements of national and international regulatory agencies. Stacy Cowley, New York Times, "These Machines Can Put You in Jail. Don’t Trust Them.," 30 Oct. 2019 Other equipment is used to measure the friction of the roadway, slopes and to interpret/measure other evidential facts for their reconstructions. Kieran Nicholson, The Denver Post, "Driver of pickup truck that hit, killed Colorado trooper was in left lane, CSP says," 17 June 2019 Whatever law enforcement and UFC officials have told Michael Chiesa about publicly discussing the bus attack involving Conor McGregor, his reasons for seeking another topic seem personal, not evidential. Lance Pugmire, latimes.com, "UFC 226's Michael Chiesa won't let Conor McGregor throw him under the bus," 3 July 2018 The handwritten accounting document, called in Ukraine the Black Ledger, is an evidential linchpin for investigating corruption in the former government. New York Times, "Ukraine, Seeking U.S. Missiles, Halted Cooperation With Mueller Investigation," 2 May 2018 The class will focus on presenting historical and evidential bases for Christianity, defending it against objections. Courant Community, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 17 July 2017 The class will focus on presenting historical and evidential bases for Christianity, defending it against objections. Courant Community, "Community News For The South Windsor Edition," 17 July 2017

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First Known Use of evidential

1610, in the meaning defined above

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3 Dec 2019

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“Evidential.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/evidential. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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evidential

adjective
ev·​i·​den·​tial | \ ˌe-və-ˈden-chəl How to pronounce evidential (audio) \

Legal Definition of evidential

Other Words from evidential

evidentially adverb

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