Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who affirms or asserts.
  • noun In law, one who makes affirmation instead of taking an oath.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who affirms or asserts.
  • noun (Law) One who affirms, instead of taking an oath.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who affirms or asserts.
  • noun law One who affirms of taking an oath.

Etymologies

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Latin affirmans, present participle of affirmo.

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