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  • 1 witness — wit·ness 1 n [Old English witnes knowledge, testimony, witness, from wit mind, sense, knowledge] 1 a: attestation of a fact or event in witness whereof the parties have executed this release b: evidence (as of the authenticity of a conveyance by… …

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  • 2 WITNESS — (Heb. עֵד, one that has personal knowledge of an event or a fact. The evidence of at least two witnesses was required for convicting the accused (Num. 35:30; Deut. 17:6; 19:15; cf. I Kings 21:10, 13). Commercial transactions of importance took… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 3 Witness Lee — Born September 3, 1905 (1905 09 03) Yantai, Shandong, Qing Dynasty Died June 09, 1997 (1997 06 10) Anaheim, CA, USA His remains w …

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  • 4 Witness impeachment — Witness impeachment, in the law of evidence, is the process of calling into question the credibility of an individual who is testifying in a trial. There are a number of ways that a witness may properly be impeached, and several ways that,… …

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  • 5 Witness Lee — (李常受, pinyin Lǐ Chángshòu) (9 de junio de 1905, 1997) fue un predicador cristiano de nacionalidad china asociado al Movimiento de las Iglesias Locales y fundador del ministerio Living Stream Ministry. Nació en Chefoo, Provincia de Shandong, en… …

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  • 6 Witness protection — is protection of a threatened witness, before, during and after a trial, usually by police. While a witness may only require protection until the conclusion of a trial, some witnesses are provided with new identity and may live out the rest of… …

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  • 7 witness stand — n: stand Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. witness stand …

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  • 8 Witness — Wit ness, n. [AS. witness, gewitnes, from witan to know. [root]133. See {Wit}, v. i.] [1913 Webster] 1. Attestation of a fact or an event; testimony. [1913 Webster] May we with . . . the witness of a good conscience, pursue him with any further… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Witness organisation — Witness (association) WITNESS est une organisation fondée en 1992 par le musicien Peter Gabriel, qui a pour but d utiliser la vidéo et les nouvelles technologies pour faire avancer les droits de l homme. Elle permet ainsi d utiliser la vidéo… …

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  • 10 Witness — • One who is present, bears testimony, furnishes evidence or proof Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Witness     Witness     † …

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  • 11 Witness Justice — (WJ), founded in 2001 by survivors for survivors, is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Frederick, Maryland that serves victims of all types of violence and trauma through advocacy, education, and direct support.Witness… …

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  • 12 Witness (cd) — Witness (album) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Witness (homonymie). Witness Album par Witness Sortie 1994 Enregistrement 1994 …

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  • 13 Witness (álbum) — Witness Álbum de Blessthefall Publicación 6 de octubre, 2009 Grabación 2008 2009 Género(s) post hardcore, metalcore Duración 41:00 …

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  • 14 Witness (Menschenrechtsorganisation) — Witness (v. englisch to witness ‚etwas miterleben‘, ‚etwas bezeugen‘) ist eine Menschenrechtsorganisation mit Sitz im US amerikanischen Brooklyn. Sie wurde 1992 von Peter Gabriel, unterstützt von Human Rights First gegründet. Ziel der… …

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  • 15 witness — [n] person who observes an event attestant, attestor, beholder, bystander, corroborator, deponent, eyewitness, gawker, looker on, observer, onlooker, proof, rubbernecker*, signatory, signer, spectator, testifier, testimony, viewer, watcher;… …

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  • 16 Witness — Wit ness, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Witnessed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Witnessing}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To see or know by personal presence; to have direct cognizance of. [1913 Webster] This is but a faint sketch of the incalculable calamities and horrors we …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Witness tampering — is harming or otherwise threatening a witness, hoping to influence his or her testimony.In the United States, the crime of witness tampering in federal cases is defined by statute at UnitedStatesCode|18|1512, Tampering with a witness, victim, or… …

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  • 18 Witness for the Prosecution (disambiguation) — Witness for the Prosecution commonly refers to:* The Witness for the Prosecution , a short story by Agatha Christie * The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories , a collection containing the short story * Witness for the Prosecution (play) …

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  • 19 witness order — In the context of employment law, an order issued by an employment tribunal that a certain witness is required to attend a hearing. Failure to attend the tribunal when under a witness order is a criminal offence. An application for a witness… …

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  • 20 witness summons — ➔ summons1 * * * witness summons UK US noun [C] UK LAW ► a legal document ordering someone to appear in a court of law to give information about a particular person or event: apply for/issue/serve a witness summons »Witness summonses can be… …

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