beyond a reasonable doubt

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beyond a reasonable doubt ‎(uncountable)

  1. (law) A legal standard for deciding the outcome of a criminal charge, requiring evidence that is sufficient to eliminate any doubts that a reasonable person might entertain about whether a claim is more likely to be true than not.

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