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adj. Law
Relating to, providing, or constituting evidence; evidentiary.

ev′i·den′tial·ly adv.


relating to, serving as, or based on evidence
ˌeviˈdentially adv


(ˌɛv ɪˈdɛn ʃəl)

noting, pertaining to, serving as, or based on evidence.
ev`i•den′tial•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.evidential - serving as or based on evidence; "evidential signs of a forced entry"; "its evidentiary value"
significant, important - important in effect or meaning; "a significant change in tax laws"; "a significant change in the Constitution"; "a significant contribution"; "significant details"; "statistically significant"
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He subsequently failed to provide an evidential breath test in custody.
Contract notice: "post-warranty subscription technical maintenance of alcotest 7110 evidential drug analyzers.
No one in the West Midlands has been charged as a result of these crime reports - 91 per cent of cases were closed as undetected or with no suspect identified, and three per cent could not be progressed due to evidential difficulties, with the victim not supporting further action in one case.
A subsequent blood or urine test at the police station provided the evidential proof.
Among their topics are egophoric evidentiality in Bodish languages, perfect experiential constructions: the inferential semantics of direct evidence, Lhasa Tibetan predicates, copulas in Denjongke or Sikkimese Bhutia, observations on factors affecting the distributional properties of evidential markers in Amdo Tibetan, and evidentials in Pingwu Baima.
the PDRP national framework and evidential requirements should be reviewed at least every five years to keep pace with changes in nursing.
Different evidential layers such as hydrothermal alteration, geological and geochemical data were integrated to generate prospectivity model for IOCG mineralization.
Following a technical examination of the devices, the parts will be handed over to gardai for evidential purposes.
A spokesman for the former Top Gear presenter said: "The Metropolitan Police have confirmed that the complaint has been investigated, but it fails to meet the evidential test to warrant any further action.
West Midlands Police previously said that, although it had no objection to the re-opening of the inquests, there was no evidential basis to do so.
Although DeLancey "first became aware of the phenomenon of mirativity" while "trying to untangle the marking of evidentiality and volition in the Lhasa Tibetan verb paradigm" (DeLancey 2001: 371), he subsequently came to agree with the present author that "the immediate evidence category in Tibetic languages is, strictly speaking, an evidential category, and thus by definition not a pure mirative" (2012: 554).
The judge found that LAP had no evidential basis for its defence and therefore it was not necessary to have a full trial since LAP had no real prospect of defending the claim on any factual basis.