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To prove or to verify something by supplying reliable evidence or facts. (2)
Word Entries at Word Info: “substantiating
substantiate (verb), substantiates; substantiated; substantiating
1. To verify or to prove something by supplying evidence or facts: The officer asked the witness if she had the facts to substantiate the information she was providing about the bank robbery.
2. To make real or actual by providing evidence which proves that something actually exists: The research that the agronomists (soil scientists) did on their trip to the desert will substantiate the theories they were proposing about water conservation and plant growth.
To support with proof or evidence.
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To establish with competent evidence.
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