onus probandi

[ oh-noo s proh-bahn-dee; English oh-nuh s proh-ban-dahy, -dee ]SEE DEFINITION OF onus probandi

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"The onus probandi lies with you, Mr. Solicitor," said the Serjeant.

"The onus probandi would lie with them," said Mr. Prendergast.

But when we look for a proof of this daring assertion, we are told that the onus probandi rests upon us.

The onus probandi is with those who assail a teaching which is, and has long been, in possession.

A lady never knows on which side the onus probandi—the burden of proving—lies!

The onus probandi lies with the author who presumes an arsis (accent in the English sense) on a non-radical syllable.

In cases of revenue proceedings, the law harshly provides that the onus probandi is to be on the claimant, however injured.

Where two nations are already settled in a country, the onus probandi rests with the party that seeks to exclude the other.

Now I say they were honestly come by, and the onus probandi must rest upon the other party.

The onus probandi, however, lays with the gentleman himself.

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burden of proof

nounresponsibility to prove something
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