indirect evidence

noun
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of indirect evidence

: evidence that establishes immediately collateral facts from which the main fact may be inferred : circumstantial evidence

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First Known Use of indirect evidence

1824


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legal Definition of indirect evidence

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