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Significado de “evidence” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "evidence" - Diccionario Inglés

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evidencenoun [U]

uk   /ˈev.ɪ.dəns/  us   /ˈev.ə.dəns/
B2 one or more ​reasons for ​believing that something is or is not ​true: The ​police have ​found no evidence of a ​terroristlink with the ​murder. [+ to infinitive] There is no scientific evidence tosuggest that ​underwaterbirths are ​dangerous. [+ that] Is there any ​scientific evidence that a person's ​character is ​reflected in ​theirhandwriting? Several ​experts are to give evidence on the ​subject. There is only circumstantial evidence against her, so she is ​unlikely to be ​convicted. Campaigners now have ​compelling documentary evidence of the ​humanrightsabuses that they had been ​alleging for several ​years. Fresh evidence ​suggests that the ​statement had been ​fabricated. The ​traces of ​petrolfound on his ​clothingprovided the forensic evidence ​proving that he had ​started the ​firedeliberately. All the evidence ​points to a ​substantialrise in ​traffic over the next few ​years. There is growing/​mounting/​increasing evidence thatpeople whose ​diets are ​rich in ​vitamins are less ​likely to ​develop some ​types of ​cancer.

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evidenced
adjective uk   /ˈev.ɪ.dənst/  us   /ˈev.ə.dənst/ mainly US
shown to be ​true: His ​desire to ​win an ​Olympicmedal is evidenced by his ​performancesthroughout this ​season.
(Definition of evidence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "evidence" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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evidencenoun [U]

 us   /ˈev·ɪ·dəns/
anything that ​helps to ​prove that something is or is not ​true: These ​figures are being given as evidence of ​economicgrowth. The ​FBI has ​found no evidence of a ​crime. The ​weight of the evidence is against him. Juries ​examine the evidence and ​decide on the ​basis of the ​facts.
(Definition of evidence from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "evidence" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

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evidencenoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈevɪdəns/ LAW
objects, ​documents, ​officialstatements, etc. that are used to prove something is ​true or not ​true, especially for ​legal or ​insurancepurposes: evidence of/for sth Despite the ​claims, his ​insuranceadjusterfound no evidence of ​flooddamage to his ​property.evidence against sb The ​defendant was ​released after the ​prosecutorfailed to ​produce enough evidence against him.evidence that sth Is there any evidence that the ​employer has difficulty ​retainingstaff? give/provide/present evidence Contractors must ​provide evidence of ​validpermits before they may begin any ​work.consider/examine/hear the evidence A ​jury has heard all the evidence in this ​case and ​rendered its decision. false/circumstantial/​conflicting evidence admit/​allow/​accept evidence growing/​mounting/​increasing evidence
(Definition of evidence from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“evidence” in British English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
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April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

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a small amount of something that shows you what the rest is or should be like

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in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

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