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prove

v. to present evidence and/or logic that makes a fact seem certain. What a party must do to convince a trier of fact (judge or jury without a judge) as to facts claimed and to win a lawsuit or criminal case. (See: proof)

prove

verb ascertain, ascertain as truth, confirm, corroborate, declarare, demonstrate, establish as truth, establish the genuineness of, essablish the validity of, evince, manifest, ostendere, probare, put to the proof, put to the test, show, show clearly, substantiate, support, uphold, validate, verify
Foreign phrases: In rebus manifestis, errat qui auctoritates legum allegat; quia perspicua vera non sunt probanda.In clear cases, he makes mistakes who cites legal authorities; for obvious truths are not to be proved.
See also: adduce, ascertain, bear, cite, confirm, convince, corroborate, demonstrate, disabuse, document, establish, evince, manifest, persuade, reason, show, state, substantiate, support, sustain, testify, validate, verify
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Provability, not probability, is the law's concern.
On the other hand, the provability of T-sentences matters very much and the role of this fact has the best illustration in the problem of the definability of the T-predicate.
Although claims based on mental incapacity seem haunted by doubts about their genuineness and legitimacy, it is possible to point to an era in which such claims were not beset by concerns about their provability.
With his proof Godel showed that provability is a weaker notion than truth, no matter what axiomatic system is used (Hofstadter, 1999).
truth or provability of the allegations contained therein.
2 3 "Authories" try Decision by CB to remove CBI on inflation: with provability - If not, independent of success(1-p) deliversinflation target.
When enacting the Bankruptcy Code of 1978, Congress removed the concept of provability from the definition of a claim in favor of the broader definition of the term found in [section]101(5).
His realization of the necessity for such a postulate despite the provability of its converse may have been his greatest contribution to geometry" (Glenn Morrow, Proclus.
This, like the CAM issue mentioned earlier, relates to provability because utility charges are harder to confirm in court than numbers that are derived from the lease itself.
What Godel was suggesting was that the truth of any mathematical proposition or system depended upon the truth of some mathematical proposition consistent with, or integral to, some other, more fundamental, more complex, and more encompassing mathematical, or rather "meta-mathematical," system, whose own truth could be demonstrated only on the assumption of its provability in terms of a still more encompassing, complex, and fundamental system .
This month, Thomson West (Eagan, MN) released "Law of Lawyer Advertising and Marketing," a two volume hardbound set that covers lawyer advertising including: submission requirements, use of testimonials and actors, provability requirements, content regulation, competing models of regulation, accident and disaster solicitation regulations, and approval requirements.