substantiation love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of substantiating
  • n. Something which substantiates; evidence, proof

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of substantiating or proving; evidence; proof.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of substantiating or giving substance to anything; the act of proving; evidence; proof.
  • n. The production of material goods.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something
  • n. additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct

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Examples

  • I will be pleased to review any information which Mr. McMeans might directly provide in substantiation of your claimed SEAL service and to discuss your claimed credentials at length with him.

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  • They took a step towards lifecycle analysis — the kinds of things you need to think about to make a very broad environmental claim, even knowing substantiation is difficult.

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  • Mylanta Night Time Strength: first time a court adopted the FTC principle, for Lanham Act purposes, that lack of substantiation is equivalent to falsity.

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  • A registrant who claims to be a conscientious objector shall offer information in substantiation of his claim on a Special Form for Conscientious Objector (SSS Form No. 150) which, when filed, shall become a part of his Classification Questionnaire (SSS Form No. 100).

    EXECUTIVE ORDER 9988

  • You seem predisposed to accept claims against 3d with little substantiation, which is just as bad.

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  • Confusion over substantiation, meaning of claims to consumers.

    Arnold & Porter Webinar on False Advertising

  • The 157-page report titled “Seeking a Human Spaceflight Program Worthy of a Great Nation,” does not differ from a preliminary report issued in August, but offers "substantiation" for their views, Augustine said.

    Committee Urges Multi-Destination Plan for NASA Human Space Flight | Universe Today

  • GREG SMITH, REPUBLICAN POLLSTER: You hear the little rumors, but there's never been any kind of substantiation to that.

    CNN Transcript Sep 1, 2007

  • But there's never been any kind of substantiation to that.

    CNN Transcript Sep 2, 2007

  • Strange - during those hateful McCain rallies last week no "substantiation" was necessary.

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