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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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Aramco Yanbu Marine Terminal: metering skids with prover, 2
Alderley, a leading engineering company operating in the oil, gas, petrochemical and water industry, has won a contract to supply nine oil metering systems and small volume provers for a project in Saudi Arabia.
This deployment is yet another sign that the industry is moving towards increased use of modern engineering processes and tools," said Arne Boralv, CEO of Prover Technology.
Gunnar Stalmarck, CEO at Prover Technology, said "It's exciting to work with progressive and safety minded railroads like CP.
RATP (Regie Autonome des Transports Parisiens) and Prover have been working closely together since 2004," said Pierre Chartier, safety director for RATP.
Since its introduction in 1989 our proof engines have been used in many different areas: aerospace, semiconductor, automotive, railway signaling, product configuration and more," said Gunnar Stalmarck, CEO of Prover.
The scope of supply for this contract included a crude oil metering system with 4 x 33 per cent meter runs and bi-directional prover, using turbine metering technology.
He invented the calibration system known as the "small volume prover," utilizing his patented double-chronometry technique which has become a standard throughout the world and has greatly improved the accuracy of flow meter calibrations.
During his police interview Scarisbrick said he worked nights and had slept for just four and half hours before getting up and returning to work to clean the bread prover.
BioElectronics Corporation is a prover of biophysics and the maker of a family of disposable, drug-free, anti- inflammatory devices: ActiPatch Therapy, over-the-counter treatment for back pain and other musculoskeletal complaints; RecoveryRx Devices for chronic and post- operative wound care; Allay Menstrual Pain Therapy; and HealFast Therapy for dogs, cats and horses.
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