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  • adj. Not seen. Not witnessed

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not witnessed; not attested by witnesses; wanting testimony.


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  • When it comes to workers 'compensation in Virginia in an "unwitnessed" accident there is a "death presumption."

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  • Were you Govenor and the responsible person would you quietly stand by while someone who is the center of multiple domestic violence occurances go around in the name of the state unsupervised, unwitnessed and carrying the state's firearms?

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  • It's what my heart would sound like if it stepped out of my body and sang... hearing my boy singing, hearing traces of his dad's voice in his, and probably mine, and hearing/feeling/sensing that in his voice is life experience that has been his alone, unwitnessed by me, coming through the tone and timber and expression that is all his.

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  • Mr. Mellaire, mutually destroying each other in what must have been an unwitnessed epic combat; Ditman Olansen, speared by Wada as he charged Berserk at the head of the mutineers in the attempt to rush the poop; and last, Henry, the cadet of the perishing house, shot at the wheel, from the ventilator-shaft, in the course of his day's work.


  • Mr Witt thinks that by leaving it unwitnessed he meant to keep ‘the question of a change of destination’ for the French pictures in suspense.

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  • This is a couple of Clinton operatives claiming that in unrecorded, unwitnessed private conversations, Richardson said such-and-such.

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  • The feedback at the Obama speech and participation of the crowd something unwitnessed since the Kenedy's

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  • Partly, the fantasy comes from the idea that any civilian deaths you cause will be forgiven; but, much more, it derives from the secondary fantasy that civilian deaths will go mainly unwitnessed.

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  • Her explosive cardiac event will go entirely unwitnessed, as will her subsequent revival.

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  • And if I have an unwitnessed arrest from anything other than hypothermia, then please, leave me alone.

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