- The definition of adduce is to show something as a means of proof.
To submit forensic evidence in court is an example of adduce.
adduce definition by Webster's New World
adduce definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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transitive verb ad·duced, ad·duc·ing, ad·duc·es
To cite as an example or means of proof in an argument.
Origin: Latin addūcere, to bring to : ad-, ad- + dūcere, to lead; see deuk- in Indo-European roots.
- ad·duceˈa·ble, ad·ducˈi·ble adjective
adduce - Legal Definition
To compile or offer, generally in the context of introducing evidence at trial.