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Princeton's WordNet

  1. burden of proof(noun)

    the duty of proving a disputed charge

Wiktionary

  1. burden of proof(Noun)

    The duty of a party in a legal proceeding to prove an assertion of fact; it includes both the burden of production and the burden of persuasion; the onus probandi

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How to say burden of proof in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of burden of proof in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of burden of proof in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of burden of proof in a Sentence

  1. Lawyer Ted Wells:

    'I believe the conclusions have been proven by the preponderance of the evidence standard, i used the words 'more probable than not' because that is what is in the rules, because I thought it was appropriate when people read my report to always make sure that they understood the burden of proof that I was following.

  2. Jessica Adams:

    The burden of proof is not on Astrology to prove that it does work. The burden of proof is on skeptics and cynics to give us evidence that would dissuade the millions of people who believe in it to go the other way.

  3. Gloria Allred:

    Because first of all, the first criminal trial, the jury deadlocked. Secondly, it's a very high burden of proof. Guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

  4. Dirk Schumacher:

    The burden of proof is shifting and if inflation has gone nowhere a year from now it will be hard for the doves to say we need more of the same.

  5. Mekapati Goutham Reddy:

    Right now we are not taking any action but certainly the burden of proof lies with them( LG) -- to come forward and say what they have done, we need to understand to what extent was this negligence or what it was. It will all come subsequently once we start ascertaining the situation on the ground.

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