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verb [transitive] substantiate pronunciation in American English /səbˈstænʃiˌeɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theysubstantiate
he/she/itsubstantiates
present participlesubstantiating
past tensesubstantiated
past participlesubstantiated
  1. to provide evidence that proves something
    They were unable to substantiate their claims of government malpractice.

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substantiation

 substantiate pronunciation in American English /səbˌstænʃiˈeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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