a.1.Attesting; furnishing evidence.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The call for reinstituting Common Studies, based largely on great books, recognizes that our "attestive gaze" (Yaron Ezrahi) - that is, what we see and credit - is formed by what kinds of experience are thought to be objective, or what testimonles count.