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Word: forensic

Definition: suitable to debate or courts of law; of or used in legal proceedings and the tracking of criminals; Ex. forensic science/medicine

Sentences Containing 'forensic'

``And now,''said Mr. Stryver, shaking his forensic forefinger at the Temple in general, when it was down,``my way out of this, is, to put you all in the wrong.''

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