Confrontation

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Definition: Confrontation




What is the dictionary definition of Confrontation?

Dictionary Definition


n. 1) fight or argument. 2) the right of a criminal defendant “to be confronted with the witnesses against him” (Sixth Amendment to the Constitution). Confrontation includes the right to object to the witness against him/her (sometimes depending on whether the witness can identify the defendant) and to cross-examine that witness.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Confrontation are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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