- evidence of which the parts reinforce one another, producing an effect stronger than any part by itself.
- Chiefly Law.
- testimony repetitive of testimony given earlier.
- evidence that confirms or adds to previous evidence.
Origin of cumulative evidence
First recorded in 1840–50
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- law additional evidence reinforcing testimony previously given
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