affirmation

[n] - the act of affirming or asserting or stating something 2. [n] - a solemn declaration that serves the same purpose as an oath (if an oath is objectionable to the person on religious or ethical grounds) 3. [n] - a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was correct and should stand
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affirmation

Solemn declaration made instead of taking the oath by a person who has no religious belief or objects to taking an oath on religious grounds. The privilege of affirming was first granted to the...
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Affirmation

Declaration by a witness who has no religious belief, or has religious beliefs that prevent him/her taking the oath. They declare by affirmation that the evidence he/she is giving is the truth
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Affirmation

When the innocent party, aware of a matter which would justify him ending the contract (e.g. breach of contract or misrepresentation) does not end the contract
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Affirmation

Af`firĀ·ma'tion noun [ Latin affirmatio : confer French affirmation .] 1. Confirmation of anything established; ratification; as, the affirmation of a law. Hooker. 2. The act of affirming or asserting as true; assertion; -- opposed to negation or
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affirmation

1. Confirmation of anything established; ratification; as, the affirmation of a law. ... 2. The act of affirming or asserting as true; assertion; opposed to negation or denial. ... 3. That which is asserted; an assertion; a positive tatement; an averment; as, an affirmation, by the vender, of title to property sold, or of its quality. ... 4. A sole...
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affirmation

noun a judgment by a higher court that the judgment of a lower court was correct and should stand
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Affirmation

• (n.) Confirmation of anything established; ratification; as, the affirmation of a law. • (n.) That which is asserted; an assertion; a positive statement; an averment; as, an affirmation, by the vender, of title to property sold, or of its quality. • (n.) The act of affirming or asserting as true; assertion; -- opposed to negation o...
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affirmation

in law, a promise by a witness concerning testimony allowed in place of an oath to those who cannot, because of conscience, swear an oath. For ...
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affirmation

Type: Term Pronunciation: a-fer-mā′shŭn Definitions: 1. The stage in autosuggestion in which one exhibits a positive reactive tendency.
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Affirmation

A solemn declaration and asseveration, which a witness makes before an officer, competent to administer an oath in a like case, to tell the truth, as if be had been sworn.
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Affirmation

Affirmation is a solemn declaration by Quakers and others, who object to taking an oath, in confirmation of their testimony in courts of law, or of their statements on other occasions on which the sanction of an oath is required of other persons. In England the form for Quakers is, 'I do solemnly, sincerely, and truly declare and affirm.' Affirmati...
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Affirmation

[song] `Affirmation` is a song by Savage Garden, released as the fourth single from their second studio album of the same name. ==Background== The lyrics are a series of statements each starting with `I believe`, for instance: `I believe you can`t control or choose your sexuality` and `I believe that trust is more important than monogamy`. ...
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affirmation

A solemn and formal declaration under penalties of perjury that a statement is true, without an oath.
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Affirmation

A declaration or promise to tell the truth in court that does not involve taking a religious oath.
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Affirmation

A formal declaration that an affidavit is true.
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