of, relating to, or used in public debate or argument
used or applied in the investigation and establishment of facts or evidence in a court of law
"forensic photograph"; "forensic ballistics"
Relating to the use of science and technology in the investigation and establishment of facts or evidence in a court of law.
Relating to, or appropriate for courts of law.
Relating to, or used in debate or argument.
Origin: From forensis, from forum
belonging to courts of judicature or to public discussion and debate; used in legal proceedings, or in public discussions; argumentative; rhetorical; as, forensic eloquence or disputes
an exercise in debate; a forensic contest; an argumentative thesis
Origin: [L. forensis, fr. forum a public place, market place. See Forum.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fo-ren′sik, adj. belonging to courts of law, held by the Romans in the forum: used in law pleading: appropriate to, or adapted to, argument.—Forensic medicine, medical jurisprudence, the application of medical knowledge to the elucidation of doubtful questions in a court of justice. [L. forensis—forum, market-place, akin to fores.]
The numerical value of forensic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of forensic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Using modern forensic examination, we have discovered that Richard's skeleton sustained 11 wounds at or near the time of his death.
I started reading the trial testimony and couldn't believe my eyes, all the forensic evidence evaporated under the smallest measure of scrutiny.
The overwriting of the data files will make it extremely difficult and costly, if not impossible, to recover the data using standard forensic methods.
It's clear to us, based on both forensic and other evidence we've collected, that unequivocally they are not responsible for orchestrating or initiating the attack on Sony.
The day an organization realizes they’ve been hacked they’ll hire a forensic team to analyze the network only to identify the reality that they were hacked months or years ago, they just didn’t know it.
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Translations for forensic
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- الطب الشرعيArabic
- forenseCatalan, Valencian
- rhetorisch, Gerichts-, gerichtlich, forensischGerman
- ρητορικός, εγκληματολογικός, δικανικόςGreek
- forense, retórico, legalSpanish
- rikostekninen, oikeudellinen, oikeuslääketieteellinenFinnish
- juridique, légal, rhétorique, de [[barreau]], forensique, médicolégalFrench
- legale, giudiziario, medico-legaleItalian
- 法医学, 弁論, 討論, 法廷Japanese
- gerechtelijk, gerechts-, forensisch, retorischDutch
- sądowy, oratorski, kryminalistycznyPolish
- retórico, forensePortuguese
- риторический, судебно-медицинский, судебныйRussian
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