verb (used with object), sub·stan·ti·at·ed, sub·stan·ti·at·ing.
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The internal review found that some teams of investigators would only substantiate chokeholds if they could prove that a victim’s breathing had been restricted.
The latter possibility, if substantiated, would, of course, cause a flurry of excitement among theoretical physicists to say the least, as it could imply the existence of new forces and particles.A Breakthrough in Measuring the Building Blocks of Nature - Facts So Romantic|Subodh Patil|January 8, 2021|Nautilus
Yet, the lack of OTAs this year demonstrated that those theories aren’t substantiated.NFLPA president calls for elimination of offseason practices|Mark Maske|December 31, 2020|Washington Post
She reported the death to the state, which, in a February letter to Williams, said it did not substantiate the complaint but found other unrelated violations at the facility.Profit and pain: How California’s largest nursing home chain amassed millions as scrutiny mounted|Debbie Cenziper, Joel Jacobs, Alice Crites, Will Englund|December 31, 2020|Washington Post
Judges, regardless of who appointed them, to date have overwhelmingly found that there was nothing to substantiate the allegations of massive fraud.‘These are not crazy people’: GOP defends its voter-fraud push, ignoring obvious perils|Aaron Blake|December 16, 2020|Washington Post
So, President Obama does right by making every effort to substantiate the charges against Assad.Leslie H. Gelb: Obama Is Right on Chemical Warfare in Syria|Leslie H. Gelb|April 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In his comments Tuesday, Obama continued the hard-to-substantiate “job-creating” theme from his SOTU address.
Thus, catharsis, in a physiological sense, has been difficult to substantiate, but the results are by no means conclusive.
If the emails released today substantiate these claims, Hunt's career could be in jeopardy.
It's why it is so important to substantiate both the plot, and its connection to Iran.
How far Greene was able to substantiate his claim before the university is not recorded; he died in October, 1630.A History of the Cambridge University Press|S. C. Roberts
This power of the pulpit enabled the hierarchy to set up and substantiate any claims which they chose.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
However, this is pure speculation, as there is nothing to substantiate such an assumption.Historic Fredericksburg|John T. Goolrick
To substantiate and set forth at large the momentous distinction between Reason and Understanding.Aids to Reflection|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
As we have hinted at the strength of his memory, we will now produce some facts to substantiate the truth.