corroboratory


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cor·rob·o·rate

 (kə-rŏb′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. cor·rob·o·rat·ed, cor·rob·o·rat·ing, cor·rob·o·rates
To strengthen or support with other evidence; make more certain. See Synonyms at confirm.

[Latin corrōborāre, corrōborāt- : com-, com- + rōborāre, to strengthen (from rōbur, rōbor-, strength; see reudh- in Indo-European roots).]

cor·rob′o·ra′tion n.
cor·rob′o·ra′tive (-ə-rā′tĭv, -ər-ə-tĭv), cor·rob′o·ra·to′ry (-ər-ə-tôr′ē) adj.
cor·rob′o·ra′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.corroboratory - serving to support or corroborate; "collateral evidence"
supportive - furnishing support or assistance; "a supportive family network"; "his family was supportive of his attempts to be a writer"
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The certificates were regularly signed as extracts from the parish books, the first letter had a genuine appearance of having been written and preserved for some years, the handwriting of the second tallied with it exactly, (making proper allowance for its having been written by a person in extremity,) and there were several other corroboratory scraps of entries and memoranda which it was equally difficult to question.
According to Articles 59 and 164 of the Qanun-e-Shahadat Order (QSO) 1984, DNA evidence is viewed as a form of expert evidence, which is regarded as corroboratory evidence, and thus cannot be treated as primary evidence, with the reasoning that DNA evidence is not infallible.
14) Whether this means that Forrest was involved with, and thus had access to, the musical manuscripts used by the Chapel Royal is, however, a matter of ongoing debate amongst music historians, there being an absence of corroboratory documentary evidence.
Isolated foot dermatitis accounted for 8% of the ACD cases in our study, which is corroboratory with the incidence reported by Dhurandhar (6) and Pasricha (77.
Although ostensibly freed from paying ministerial rates according to a series of exemption acts dating to 1728, the Baptists were nonetheless required to submit corroboratory certificates to claim such exemptions, and many assessors rejected the documents on whim or technicality.
This supposed failure is likely to diminish the evidentiary status of such images and prevent them from gaining the corroboratory power of "good" photographic evidence.
This rather strongly confirms the improved performance of the selected participants, and it provides corroboratory evidence against the null hypothesis--even in light of the fact that the KB database overall is nonsignificant.
We encourage scientist-practitioners to implement more rigorous research effects and hope that corroboratory results will provide an impetus for the endorsement of DBT as an established evidence-supported intervention for individuals diagnosed with an eating disorder.
Based on years of investigation, this volume challenges many conventional assumptions about Servet and provides corroboratory documents, including municipal, church, and university records and pages from Servet's manuscripts and early editions.
According to the discussant, even though they use all the techniques (in our view--questionnaires, corroboratory inquiry, observation, documentary evidences, re-execution) used by the auditors in a graduated format, their methodology allows them to interview, the Cleaners, Gardeners, Maintenance Technicians, etc: posing questions such as--is the company ethical?
Using corroboratory mode or rather convergence of evidence, this would likely to produce a more convincing and accurate results.