indirect evidence

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Synonyms for indirect evidence

evidence providing only a basis for inference about the fact in dispute

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While the study did not look directly at the correlation between surgically induced weight loss and reproductive status, they did find indirect evidence that there may be a potential impact, based on improvements in fertility-related hormone levels.
3b that may be indirect evidence that investors should not rely on the growth of dividend payments for FY2012.
There's some indirect evidence that overheating can affect the baby's health, but so long as you limit your time in the tub, don't make it too hot, and get out if you start to feel hot or light-headed (a sign that your body temperature is rising), any risk will be minimised.
Although no direct evidence exists of a higher rate of VTE with CHC immediately postpartum, indirect evidence of increased risk should be considered very seriously.
A team led by geomicrobiologist Kurt Konhauser at the University of Alberta decided to look for indirect evidence.
Purpose: Currently, sternal precautions (SP) have several limitations including that they: 1) have no universally accepted definition, 2) are often based on anecdotal / expert opinion or at best supported by indirect evidence, 3) are mostly applied uniformly for all patients without regard to individual differences, and 4) may be overly restrictive and therefore impede ideal recovery.
Carriers claim that there is indirect evidence for a cartel agreement on the fuel market, but nothing indicates that, for instance Lukoil is abusing its dominant position on the market.
The manuscript not only reveals how western grammarians thought in the 18th century, but is also likely to offer indirect evidence of what Indian grammarians said about Sanskrit at that time.
It is extremely difficult to find him guilty based solely on the indirect evidence presented in the lower court rulings,'' Presiding Judge Tokiyasu Fujita said.
Below, I will exemplify the linguistic basis for drawing a distinction between direct evidence and indirect evidence.
There is no direct evidence bearing on the effect of HPV vaccine on oral HPV infection, but the indirect evidence is encouraging, Dr.
By linking the resistance data to the patients' drug histories, there was indirect evidence linking this decrease to changes in prescribing patterns.
Indirect evidence and expert opinion suggest that it may be beneficial to continue microalbuminuria surveillance to assess response to therapy and monitor disease progression (strength of recommendation: C, based on expert opinion).
Indirect evidence suggests that fatigue may be more closely associated with heavy-headedness and frontal headache than with local nasal symptoms.