burden of proof
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- (law) The duty of a party in a legal proceeding to prove an assertion of fact; it includes both the burden of production and the burden of persuasion; the onus probandi
- (epistemology) The obligation of the person making a claim in a dispute to provide sufficient evidence for their position.
duty of a party in a legal proceeding
obligation of the person making a claim to provide evidence for their position