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Definition 1: the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for substantiation in the sense of this definition

(substantiation is a kind of ...) the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation

"the determination of molecular structures"

(... is a kind of substantiation ) validating the authenticity of something or someone

(... is a kind of substantiation ) documentary validation

"his documentation of the results was excellent" "the strongest support for this view is the work of Jones"

(... is a kind of substantiation ) establishing something (e.g. gold or silver) as the legal tender of a country

(... is a kind of substantiation ) the act of proving that an instrument purporting to be a will was signed and executed in accord with legal requirements

Definition 2: additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where substantiation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory

Synonyms for substantiation in the sense of this definition

(substantiation is a kind of ...) any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something

"if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it"

(... is a kind of substantiation ) a check that everyone is in bed by the time they should be

(... is a kind of substantiation ) an instance of confirming something by considering information from several sources

(... is a kind of substantiation ) a system of checking for errors in computer functioning

(... is a kind of substantiation ) a digit representing the sum of the digits in an instance of digital data; used to check whether errors have occurred in transmission or storage

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