evidential

[ ev-i-den-shuhl ]
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adjective
  1. noting, pertaining to, serving as, or based on evidence.

Origin of evidential

1
1600–10; <Latin ēvidenti(a) (see evidence) + -al1

Other words from evidential

  • ev·i·den·tial·ly, adverb
  • non·ev·i·den·tial, adjective
  • un·ev·i·den·tial, adjective

Words Nearby evidential

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How to use evidential in a sentence

  • (a) Logic is, according to Schiel the science of evidence—not of finding evidence but of rendering evidence evidential.

    Criminal Psychology | Hans Gross

British Dictionary definitions for evidential

evidential

/ (ˌɛvɪˈdɛnʃəl) /


adjective
  1. relating to, serving as, or based on evidence

Derived forms of evidential

  • evidentially, adverb

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