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Synonyms for proof

Synonyms for proof

a fact or circumstance that gives logical support to an assertion, claim, or proposal

a procedure that ascertains effectiveness, value, proper function, or other quality

having the capacity to withstand

Synonyms for proof

any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something

a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it

a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)

(printing) an impression made to check for errors

a trial photographic print from a negative

make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset

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knead to reach proper lightness

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activate by mixing with water and sometimes sugar or milk

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(used in combination or as a suffix) able to withstand

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36) He states twice, and in italics, that apart from the confessions rule "there has never been a case where proof beyond a reasonable doubt has been found to be required as a precondition to admission of evidence.
358, 364 (1970) ("Due Process clause protects the accused against conviction except upon proof beyond a reasonable doubt of every fact necessary to constitute the crime with which he is charged").
Factors other than the emergence of criminal defense lawyers also gave rise to the proof beyond a reasonable doubt standard.
Moreover, the charge made it clear to them that the standard of proof beyond a reasonable doubt is inextricably linked to the presumption of innocence and that this burden never shifts to the accused.
22) In Winship, the Court held that the "Due Process Clause protects the accused against conviction except upon proof beyond a reasonable doubt of every fact necessary to constitute the crime with which he is charged.
Ordinarily, a trial which threatens criminal sanctions requires proof beyond a reasonable doubt.
I believe the jury was prejudiced because of his admitted gang affiliation and based their verdicts on something far, far less than proof beyond a reasonable doubt.
The jury had been improperly instructed on the standard of proof beyond a reasonable doubt.
Cowboys these Canyon players might be, but we refer you to the final result of Thursday's game against Valencia as proof beyond a reasonable doubt that the football team at Canyon is indeed the best around, and not just a bunch of rootin', tootin' rodeo cowboys.
There was no proof beyond a reasonable doubt that this boy did anything wrong,'' attorney Ronald J.