Definition of corroboration in English:

corroboration

Syllabification: cor·rob·o·ra·tion
Pronunciation: /kəˌräbəˈrāSHən
 
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noun

  • Evidence that confirms or supports a statement, theory, or finding; confirmation: there is no independent corroboration for this
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    • They lack confirmation or corroboration by any reliable empirical evidence.
    • But Miss X revealed that the police had systemically failed to seek corroboration of her evidence.
    • Based on such evidence, corroboration for the surrogacy hypothesis is low.

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