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circumstantial evidence
used in Frankenstein

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Definition
evidence from which a fact is reasonably inferred, but not directly proven
  • I had no fear, therefore, that any circumstantial evidence could be brought forward strong enough to convict her.
    Chapter 7 (90% in)
  • "That evidence," he observed, "was hardly required in so glaring a case, but I am glad of it, and, indeed, none of our judges like to condemn a criminal upon circumstantial evidence, be it ever so decisive."
    Chapter 8 (54% in)

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