conclusive proof


conclusive proof
index certification (certainness), corroboration

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  • conclusive — con·clu·sive adj 1: of, relating to, or being a conclusion 2: putting an end to debate or question esp. by reason of inability to be refuted con·clu·sive·ly adv con·clu·sive·ness n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • proof — proof1 W3S2 [pru:f] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(evidence)¦ 2¦(copy)¦ 3¦(mathematics)¦ 4 the proof of the pudding (is in the eating) 5¦(alcohol)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: preuve, from Late Latin proba, from Latin probare; PROBE2 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • proof — 1 /pru:f/ noun 1 (C, U) facts, information, documents etc that prove something is true (+ of): Bring a passport as proof of identity. (+ (that)): Do you have any proof that this man stole your bag? | conclusive proof (=that cannot be doubted) |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • conclusive — adjective something that is conclusive is certainly true, so there is no doubt or uncertainty: conclusive proof/evidence/findings etc: The investigation failed to provide any conclusive evidence. opposite inconclusive conclusively adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • conclusive — Shutting up a matter; shutting out all further evidence; not admitting of explanation or contradiction; putting an end to inquiry; final; irrefutable; decisive. Beyond question or beyond dispute; manifest; plain; clear; obvious; visible;… …   Black's law dictionary

  • conclusive — Shutting up a matter; shutting out all further evidence; not admitting of explanation or contradiction; putting an end to inquiry; final; irrefutable; decisive. Beyond question or beyond dispute; manifest; plain; clear; obvious; visible;… …   Black's law dictionary

  • conclusive — con|clu|sive [kənˈklu:sıv] adj showing that something is definitely true ≠ ↑inconclusive conclusive proof/evidence/findings etc ▪ The investigation failed to provide any conclusive evidence. >conclusively adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • conclusive — adjective 1) conclusive proof Syn: incontrovertible, undeniable, indisputable, irrefutable, unquestionable, unassailable, convincing, certain, decisive, definitive, definite, positive, categorical, unequivocal; airtight, watertight …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • proof positive — noun (plural proofs positive) : conclusive proof …   Useful english dictionary

  • Proof — • The establishment of a disputed or controverted matter by lawful means or arguments. Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Proof     Proof      …   Catholic encyclopedia