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fo·ren·sic

 (fə-rĕn′sĭk, -zĭk)
adj.
1. Relating to, used in, or appropriate for courts of law or for public discussion or argumentation.
2. Relating to the use of science or technology in the investigation and establishment of facts or evidence in a court of law: a forensic laboratory.

[From Latin forēnsis, public, of a forum, from forum, forum; see dhwer- in Indo-European roots.]

fo·ren′si·cal·ly adv.
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forensic

(fəˈrɛnsɪk)
adj
(Law) relating to, used in, or connected with a court of law: forensic science.
[C17: from Latin forēnsis public, from forum]
forensicality n
foˈrensically adv
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fo•ren•sic

(fəˈrɛn sɪk)

adj.
1. pertaining to or used in courts of law or in public debate.
2. adapted or suited to argumentation; rhetorical.
3. of, pertaining to, or involved with forensic medicine or forensic anthropology: forensic laboratories.
n.
4. forensics, the art or study of argumentation and formal debate.
5. forensics, a department of forensic medicine, as in a police laboratory.
(used with a sing. v.)
[1650–60; < Latin forēns(is) of, belonging to the forum, public (see forum)]
fo•ren`si•cal′i•ty (-ˈkæl ɪ ti) n.
fo•ren′si•cal•ly, adv.
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forensic

Belonging to or used in a court of law.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.forensic - of, relating to, or used in public debate or argument
rhetorical - given to rhetoric, emphasizing style at the expense of thought; "mere rhetorical frippery"
2.forensic - used or applied in the investigation and establishment of facts or evidence in a court of law; "forensic photograph"; "forensic ballistics"
applied - concerned with concrete problems or data rather than with fundamental principles; "applied physics"; "applied psychology"; "technical problems in medicine, engineering, economics and other applied disciplines"- Sidney Hook
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Translations
قَضائي، شَرْعي
soudní
retslig
oikeuslääketieteellinenrikostekninen
törvényszéki
réttarlæknisfræîi
弁論の法医学の法廷の討論の
teismo
tiesas-tiesu-
kryminalistycznyoratorskisądowy
adlî

forensic

[fəˈrensɪk] ADJforense; [medicine] → legal, forense
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

forensic

[fəˈrɛnsɪk] adj [skill] → de juriste
forensic expert → expert(e) médico-légal(e)forensic evidence npreuves fpl relevées lors d'une expertise médicolégale
to be convicted on forensic evidence → être reconnu coupable sur la base du rapport médico-légalforensic medicine nmédecine f légaleforensic scientist nmédecin m légiste
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

forensic

adj
evidence, test, laboratoryforensisch; (Med) → gerichtsmedizinisch
(form) skillforensisch

forensic

:
forensic expert
n (Police) → Spurensicherungsexperte m/-expertin f
forensic medicine
nGerichtsmedizin f, → forensische Medizin

forensic

:
forensic science
nKriminaltechnik f; forensic laboratorykriminaltechnisches Labor
forensic scientist
nKriminaltechniker(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

forensic

[fəˈrɛnsɪk] adj (evidence, laboratory) → medico-legale
forensic scientist or expert → esperto/a della (polizia) scientifica
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

forensic

(fəˈrensik) adjective
of or concerning courts of law. forensic medicine.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

fo·ren·sic

a. forense, rel. a asuntos legales;
___ laboratorylaboratorio ___;
___ medicinemedicina legal;
___ physicianmédico ___
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

forensic

adj forense
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
"Now, I'll put you in a corner," forensically shaking a forefinger at him.
One of the devices was made safe at the scene through a controlled explosion while the other was brought back to a military location where it was forensically examined.
Officers seized 220 DVDs and the court heard police are working with the Federation Against Copyright Theft (Fact) to forensically examine the discs to trace the source of the material - believed to be linked to organised gangs based in London.
Cohen, who was linked forensically with the weapon, was jailed for six years for the firearm offence and for two years for possessing the ammunition - the terms to run concurrently.
A police spokeswoman said computer equipment seized during the raids will be forensically examined over the next few weeks.
FLINTS - the Forensically Led Intelligence System - is a sophisticated computer software package which helps officers link crimes which at first were thought to have no connections.
A police spokesman said the car was seized, forensically examined and searched on a number of occasions by forensic officers and a ballistic expert.
fetching hop style advances JULIA STONE By The Horns The second solo album from Antipodean songstress Julia attempts to forensically tackle relationships and emotional attachment.
"This is being forensically examined by police investigating the incident.
A spokesman for South Wales Police said the remains would be tested forensically to find out how old they were and where they came from.
It is believed the cache of drugs included amphetamine worth pounds 250,000 and ecstasy tablets worth in the region of pounds 50,000.The seized items are being forensically examined, and the man was being questioned last night.
The guns were taken away to be forensically examined by experts.