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"the burden of proof" in British English

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the burden of proof

specialized
the responsibility for proving something
(Definition of the burden of proof from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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burden of proofnoun [U]

us   /ˈbɜr·dən əv ˈpruf/
law the responsibility for proving that something is true
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"burden of proof" in Business English

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burden of proofnoun [S]

uk   us  
LAW the responsibility for proving something: The burden of proof in a civil case is not as stringent as in criminal cases.
(Definition of burden of proof from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the burden of proof”
in Chinese (Simplified) 举证责任…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舉證責任…
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