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affidavit

noun [C] uk   /ˌæf.əˈdeɪ.vɪt/ us  
a written statement that someone makes after promising officially to tell the truth, which might be used as proof in a law court
Translations of “affidavit”
in Spanish Declaración Jurada…
in Chinese (Traditional) (法庭上作證用的)書面證詞…
in Chinese (Simplified) (法庭上作证用的)书面证词…
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