What does forensic mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forensic(adj)

    of, relating to, or used in public debate or argument

  2. forensic(adj)

    used or applied in the investigation and establishment of facts or evidence in a court of law

    "forensic photograph"; "forensic ballistics"

Wiktionary

  1. forensic(Adjective)

    Relating to the use of science and technology in the investigation and establishment of facts or evidence in a court of law.

  2. forensic(Adjective)

    Relating to, or appropriate for courts of law.

  3. forensic(Adjective)

    Relating to, or used in debate or argument.

  4. Origin: From forensis, from forum

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forensic(adj)

    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

  2. Forensic(noun)

    an exercise in debate; a forensic contest; an argumentative thesis

  3. Origin: [L. forensis, fr. forum a public place, market place. See Forum.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Forensic

    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. forensisforum, market-place, akin to fores.]

Anagrams for forensic »

  1. conifers

  2. inforces

  3. forinsec

  4. fornices

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forensic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forensic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of forensic in a Sentence

  1. Nick Lowe:

    It's a much more forensic operation.

  2. Fred Hiebert:

    If we were pushing the ticket by sending forensic dogs to this island.

  3. Yohan Michael Tunka Buaga:

    We are now investigating the case and waiting for forensic examination.

  4. Chief Greg Wickett:

    At this time, we are gathering information and awaiting forensic testing results.

  5. Home Minister Umar Naseer:

    No forensic investigation will ever say conclusively something happened for certain.

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Translations for forensic

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  • الطب الشرعيArabic
  • съдебенBulgarian
  • forenseCatalan, Valencian
  • rhetorisch, Gerichts-, gerichtlich, forensischGerman
  • ρητορικός, εγκληματολογικός, δικανικόςGreek
  • forense, retórico, legalSpanish
  • rikostekninen, oikeudellinen, oikeuslääketieteellinenFinnish
  • juridique, légal, rhétorique, de [[barreau]], forensique, médicolégalFrench
  • फॉरेंसिकHindi
  • դատականArmenian
  • forensikIndonesian
  • réttar-Icelandic
  • legale, giudiziario, medico-legaleItalian
  • 法医学, 弁論, 討論, 法廷Japanese
  • ಫೋರೆನ್ಸಿಕ್Kannada
  • causis forensibusLatin
  • न्यायवैद्यकीयMarathi
  • gerechtelijk, gerechts-, forensisch, retorischDutch
  • sądowy, oratorski, kryminalistycznyPolish
  • retórico, forensePortuguese
  • риторический, судебно-медицинский, судебныйRussian
  • 法庭的Chinese

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