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Corroborate

corroborate vt

-rat·ed
-rat·ing
[Latin corroboratus , past participle of corroborare to strengthen, from com -, prefix marking completion + robur strength, literally, oak tree]
: to support with evidence or authority
: strengthen or make more certain
cor·rob·o·ra·tion [kə-rÄ -bə-rā-shən]
n

cor·rob·o·ra·tive [kə-rÄ -bə-rā-tiv, -rə-tiv]
adj



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.