quote:Definitions of CORROBORATE on the Web:
To strengthen with other evidence, to make more certain.
confirm: establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts; "his story confirmed my doubts"; "The evidence supports the defendant"
validate: give evidence for; support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm; "The stories and claims were born out by the evidence"
A hypothesis is corroborated if it is subjected to an experimental test which cannot manage to falsify it. (See FALSIFICATION) (MP) CORROBOREE It is said that the word is the English version of the Australian Aboriginal term "carib-berie" or ceremony ritualized in song and dance. Traditionally, corroborrees re-enacted the Dreamtime or Creation stories and were also activated for sacred, law education or war-like purposes. ...
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