preponderance


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superiority in power or influence

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a superiority in numbers or amount

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exceeding in heaviness

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Under pressure, that university changed its standard in sexual misconduct cases from clear and convincing to preponderance of evidence.
11) Microsoft argued that the preponderance of the evidence standard
The language places the burden on the government to prove by a preponderance of the evidence that the imposition or amount of the impact fee meets the requirements of state legal precedent or the statute governing impact fees.
If there is no corresponding law in the State where [Exoo] is found, then the Court must look to the law of the preponderance or majority of States.
In the sanity phase, the defense has the burden of proving insanity by the preponderance of the evidence.
But the preponderance of subsequent research has failed to find a connection between autism and the vaccine.
Dear Editor, - Photographs and television pictures of the delegates at the Labour Party conference show a preponderance of women delegates.
The resulting Supreme Court certification was limited solely to establishing the appropriate standard of proof for an IFPA violation, and the Court determined that the standard was "a preponderance of evidence," the least demanding of the three evidentiary standards (preponderance of evidence, clear and convincing evidence, and proof beyond a reasonable doubt).
Unlike many such books, what makes the difference here is that a preponderance of the quotes--which are categorized (e.
The overall visual effect of the show--with its preponderance of cheap but scintillatingly cool blue and silvery materials--was an elegant mockery of corporate office design or science-fiction movie sets.
While the cartoons are sweet, the preponderance of white faces may limit the book's appeal in some collections.
Effective control would thus entail a preponderance of political power in the hands of a supranational organization.
There is a very slight female preponderance, and the tumor's peak incidence occurs during the seventh decade of life.
Other areas with a preponderance of incoming moves are: Las Vegas, Nev.