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forensic

fo·ren·sic

forensic

 
pronunciation:
f ren sihk [or] f ren zihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: pertaining to or used in legal proceedings.
definition 2: pertaining to, used in, or fit for public discussion or debate; rhetorical.
definition 3: relating to or specializing in forensic medicine.
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: (pl. but used with sing. or pl. verb) the study or practice of formal argumentation or debate.
definition 2: (pl. but used with sing. or pl. verb) forensic medicine.
derivation: forensically (adv.)