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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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Each of the systems will be supplied with a fast loop system, auto sampling system, small volume prover and associated control systems.
Pipe provers have been used in the oil and gas industry for many years to prove meters to custody transfer and fiscal standards.
Readers are also provided with kitchen secrets from contemporary pioneer women, antique autograph rhymes, food provers and superstitions, love vine prediction, folk remedies, the kinds of chores women routinely had to do, and even weather lore.
95) offers sage counsel and advice derived from ancient provers, modern poets, the science of psychology, all combining to provide a compendium of time-honored wisdom to foster healing and encourage hope.
Thus, with many provers a medicine can acquire a wide spectrum of symptoms, even of contrary ones, and during a cure only the simillimum signal is selected for action by a living organism.
Though we have strong theorem provers, we don't yet know what power is required to be really competitive with human beings.
Dresser Roots Meters & Instruments is a leading supplier of ROOTS[R] gas meters, correctors, instruments and provers.
Hence, software quality is a prevalent notion and interactive theorem provers based on type theory have shown their efficiency to prove correctness of important pieces of software like the C compiler of the CompCert project.
This switch has proven to be the answer to many applications for dirty and dry service and crude oil service in use with pipe provers, unidirectional and bidirectional.
The two-year deal will see a dedicated team of 26 skilled Hygiene Group operatives perform a complete clean of all the production equipment during weekly shutdown at the facility where on-site equipment includes mixers, provers, ovens, coolers, slicers and wrapping machinery.
The DMD Division of Dresser designs, manufactures and markets a broad range of meters, instruments and provers worldwide under the trademark ROOTS(R) from its facilities in Houston, TX.
The six groups within Enraf are: Enraf Terminal Automation (precision measurement systems and software for tank storage companies), Enraf Calibron Systems (small volume provers and liquid density meters), Enraf Contrec Ltd.