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cross-examination
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition
the re-questioning of a witness who has already been questioned by the other side in court
  • Every detail of the damaging circumstances that occurred in the graveyard upon that morning which all present remembered so well was brought out by credible witnesses, but none of them were cross-examined by Potter's lawyer.
    Chapter 23 (70% in)

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