Origin of attestation
Examples from the Web for attestation
Planned Parenthood went to court instead of signing the “attestation.”Planned Parenthood Takes Fight Against Arizona Defunding Law to Court|Terry Greene Sterling|July 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This night we entered San Gabriel, and as attestation I sign.Colonial Expeditions to the Interior of California Central Valley, 1800-1820|Sherburne Friend Cook
It was a fact, needing no attestation, that the mass of mankind had always lived in a state of slavery.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
These are circumstances which your Lordships will consider in the view you take of this wonderful body of attestation.
Men would now be allowed to go home after attestation until called on for training, and, while waiting, would be paid 3s.The Annual Register 1914|Anonymous
To this I reply, that although records are valuable for the attestation, they are not guarantees for the fidelity of tradition.Tradition|John Francis Arundell
Word Origin and History for attestation
mid-15c., from Middle French attestation and directly from Latin attestationem (nominative attestatio) "an attesting, testimony," noun of action from past participle stem of attestari "to prove, confirm" (see attest).