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attestation

Legal Definition of attestation

Noun

  1. A presenting (of something) as testimony
  2. Testimony
  3. Something presented as evidence

Definition of attestation

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈ�.tɛs.teɪ.ʃən/ SAMPA: /"{.tEs.teI.S@n/
  • Rhymes: -eɪʃǝn

Noun

attestation (plural attestations)

  1. Something which bears witness, confirms or authenticates
  2. Such a confirmation or authentication
  3. The process of providing an independent opinion on published financial and other business information of a business, public agency, or other organization performed by accountants or auditors.
  4. (linguistics) (of a language or word) Appearing in records � for example, Old English is an attested language (as in Beowulf), while Proto-Indo-European is a reconstructed language.

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