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circumstantiated


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Circumstantiate  \Cir`cum*stan"ti*ate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Circumstantiated};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Circumstantiating}.] 
  [See  {Circumstantiating}  (?).] 
  1.  To  place  in  particular  circumstances;  to  invest  with 
  particular  accidents  or  adjuncts.  [R.] 
 
  If  the  act  were  otherwise  circumstantiated,  it  might 
  will  that  freely  which  now  it  wills  reluctantly. 
  --Bramhall. 
 
  2.  To  prove  or  confirm  by  circumstances;  to  enter  into 
  details  concerning. 
 
  Neither  will  time  permint  to  circumstantiate  these 
  particulars,  which  I  have  only  touched  in  the 
  general.  --State  Trials 
  (1661). 




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