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assert
used in And Then There Were None

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Definition
to say that something is true — especially something disputed
  • He said in the famous "acid" tone that Counsel knew so well: "Do I understand you to assert that women are not subject to homicidal mania?"
    p. 138.2
assert = say (that something is true)
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