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at·test

 (ə-tĕst′)
v. at·test·ed, at·test·ing, at·tests
v.tr.
1. To affirm to be correct, true, or genuine: The date of the painting was attested by the appraiser.
2.
a. To certify by signature or oath: attest a will.
b. To certify in an official capacity.
3.
a. To supply or be evidence of: Her fine work attests her ability. See Synonyms at indicate.
b. Linguistics To confirm the existence, usage, or currency of (a word, for example), as by being recorded in writing.
4. To put under oath.
v.intr.
To bear witness; give testimony: attested to their good faith.
n.
Archaic Attestation.

[Latin attestārī : ad-, ad- + testārī, to be witness (from testis, witness; see trei- in Indo-European roots).]

at·test′ant n.
at′tes·ta′tion (ăt′ĕs-tā′shən, ăt′ə-stā′-) n.
at·test′er, at·tes′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.attestor - (law) a person who attests to the genuineness of a document or signature by adding their own signatureattestor - (law) a person who attests to the genuineness of a document or signature by adding their own signature
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
signatory, signer - someone who signs and is bound by a document

attester

or attestor
noun
One who testifies, especially in court:
Law: deponent.
Translations

attestor

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to Testamenti illud denuo edidi ##### et attestor in abbreviatura adesse subscriptiones a statuto requisitas et pro fede subscripsi Concordat cum copia authentica existente in Archivio Plebani Alliati Capit.
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The threat that arises when an auditor acts as an advocate for or against an audit client's position or opinion rather than as an unbiased attestor.