- confirmation bias,
- confirmation hearings,
Origin of confirmatory
Examples from the Web for confirmatory
From there, they are then sent to an FDA lab for confirmatory chemical testing.
She looked round at Annie for corroboration, and Annie was in the social necessity of making a confirmatory murmur.Annie Kilburn|William Dean Howells
Following him, and only one train behind, came Frisbie, new from a confirmatory survey of the extension beyond the Copah district.Empire Builders|Francis Lynde
And here we would ask, Does not this striking exception in the present argument cast back, as it were, a confirmatory reflection?Lectures on Art|Washington Allston