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evidentiary

[ ev-i-den-shuh-ree ]
/ ˌɛv ɪˈdɛn ʃə ri /
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adjective

Law. pertaining to or constituting evidence.

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Origin of evidentiary

1800–10; <Latin ēvidenti(a) evidence + -ary
non·ev·i·den·tia·ry, adjective
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