|1.||[ noun ] additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct|
|Synonyms:||confirmation check substantiation|
"fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory"
|Related terms:||proof checksum parity_check bed_check crosscheck confirm verify confirm|
|2.||[ noun ] (law) an affidavit attached to a statement confirming the truth of that statement|
|Related terms:||deposition law|