corroboration

[ kuh-rob-uh-rey-shuhn ]
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noun
  1. the act of corroborating.

  2. a corroboratory fact, statement, etc.

Origin of corroboration

1
1425–75; late Middle English (<Middle French ) <Late Latin corroborātiōn- (stem of corroborātiō). See corroborate, -ion

Other words from corroboration

  • non·cor·rob·o·ra·tion, noun

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