Definition of unattested in English:


Line breaks: un|attest¦ed
Pronunciation: /ʌnəˈtɛstɪd


  • Not attested or recorded: the burial of horses is rare and unattested anywhere else on mainland Greece
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    • Perhaps less than 50 were really otherwise unattested.
    • Note that those like Mack, who can be awarded respect for their hypotheses of documents otherwise unattested, are not at an advantage over our thesis.
    • Some have falsely taken evidence of change in the 2nd and 3rd centuries as a "guilt by association" validation of unattested changes in the 1st.

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