forensic science: For graduates in analytical chemistry, opportunities exist not only in the pharma sector but also in areas such as forensics and food processing.If we’ve been hacked, we’re going to need someone with experience in computer forensics and cybersecurity.
Also Forensics . a branch, department, lab, etc., employing professionals skilled in forensic science: The stained garments were sent to forensics for analysis.
the art or study of argumentation and formal debate: His prowess at cogent and engaging persuasion comes from his training in classical forensics.
relating to, trained in, or making use of forensic science: She works in the forensics lab of a police department.A forensics expert determined that the marks were not made by teeth.
of or relating to the art or study of argumentation and formal debate: In our forensics program, students learn to speak with knowledge, grace, eloquence, respect, and winsomeness.
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How to use forensics in a sentence
Inside the country's only wildlife forensics lab, where scientists hunt down black-market animal smugglers.
A little astronomical forensics suggests that these objects used to be a binary: two stars in mutual orbit.
So, after nine days, what can really be understood about the forensics of this tragedy?The Baseless Rush to Blame the Pilots of Flight 370 | Clive Irving | March 16, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Where bodies are planted to study the forensics of decomposition.
During one court battle, Weitzman says, a husband accused of abuse was asked to have his car appraised by forensics experts.Domestic Violence Among the Wealthy Hides Behind ‘Veil of Silence’ | Eliza Shapiro | February 28, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Finally things settled down to jury trials and men let lawyers do most of the fighting with forensics instead of forty-fives.When the West Was Young | Frederick R. Bechdolt
The literary societies give excellent training in forensics.
I ought to have gained much more than I did gain from writing the themes and forensics.Theodore Roosevelt | Theodore Roosevelt
With all his love for forensics as such, Lang had solid convictions.Roosevelt in the Bad Lands | H. Hagedorn.
British Dictionary definitions for forensics
(functioning as singular or plural) the art or study of formal debating
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