Sentence Examples


  • All we have is a few unan­swered questions and circumstantial evidence.
  • I can't say that for sure, but only because there's no direct proof—only circumstantial evidence.
  • Teeth of the carnivorous dinosaur scattered among the bones of the herbivorous dinosaur completed the line of circumstantial evidence.
  • There was thus very strong circumstantial evidence in favour of fertilization, although the male nucleus was not traced.
  • His famous description of Greek fire has a most provoking mixture of circumstantial detail with absence of verifying particulars.

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