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Meaning of “circumstantial” - Learner’s Dictionary

circumstantial

adjective     /ˌsɜːkəmˈstænʃəl/
circumstantial evidence
information about a crime that makes you believe that something is true, but does not prove itCourt cases, orders and decisions
Translations of “circumstantial”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指關於犯罪)間接的,按情況推測的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指关于犯罪)间接的,按情况推测的…
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