# Prove

## Meanings and phrases

v.

- be shown or be found to be; turn out; turn up
- establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment; demonstrate; establish; show; shew
- provide evidence for; testify; bear witness; evidence; show
- prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof
- take a trial impression of
- obtain probate of
- cause to puff up with a leaven; raise; leaven
- increase in volume; rise
- put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; test; try; try out; examine; essay

v.

- show one's ability or courage

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- The defences would not prove sufficient, however.
- Such observational studies cannot prove causality, i.e.
- Despite this, they did not prove popular.

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- Despite this, they did not prove popular.
- The EPR paper did not prove quantum mechanics to be incorrect.
- As of 2013, however, the program did not prove very efficient.

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- She hopes that Wong will be able to prove that her fiancé didn't kill her father.
- The rest of story is how Nethaji will be able to prove himself innocent and punish the terrorists.
- Felicity is later able to prove Diggle's innocence by restoring the digital files that Walker had destroyed.

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- Annie resolves to go looking for her parents in order to prove they are still alive.
- In order to prove one of these legends, he and his childhood friend Mitsuki Shimoya visit a local shrine nearby.
- Vasu leaves for Chennai in order to prove himself to his father, who is constantly criticising his irresponsibility.

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- Abha and Karan find evidence to prove Ranchod's innocence.
- However, there is no historical evidence to prove this claim.
- There is evidence to prove that sacred animals were worshiped there.

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- Intending to prove his innocence, Barstow evades incarceration.
- The story focuses on Ajayan and his struggle to prove his innocence.
- Steve, his son, challenges him to prove his innocence and robs a betting shop.

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- But, as stated above, the techniques used to prove e.g.
- The homomorphism theorem is used to prove the isomorphism theorems.
- Similar ideas are used to prove the properties of Chaitin's constant.

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- It attempts to prove the existence of a necessary being and infer that this being is God.
- Berkeley has been trying to prove the existence of God throughout his beliefs in immaterialism.
- The United States clutched on small details to prove the existence of widespread communism in Guatemala.

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- Give them opportunity and they can prove themselves".
- Finalists must prove themselves in yet another week of shows, this time performing sets ranging in length from 12–15 minutes.
- Despite their bickering, the Fantastic Four consistently prove themselves to be "a cohesive and formidable team in times of crisis."

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- Tarun suspects Laxman to be the mischief-maker, trying to prove his points.
- Usually when trying to prove that two sets are equal, one aims to show these two inclusions.
- Berkeley has been trying to prove the existence of God throughout his beliefs in immaterialism.

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- However, it failed to prove a commercial success.
- The idea was abandoned after feasibility studies failed to prove it was possible.
- But the government prosecutors failed to prove the charges and Sirisena was released with a fine.

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- This can prove useful for crossing the worst of the bogs.
- His knowledge of Russian was to prove useful in later years.
- Cosolvents prove useful in synthetic applications as well as in formulation.

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- He rejoined the Titans in an attempt to prove the innocence of Superboy.
- Al Powell wound up hating him), to Boyle taking things too far in his attempt to prove his devotion to Jake.
- MacDougall weighed dying patients in an attempt to prove that the soul was material, tangible and thus measurable.

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- Shane Watson was unable to prove his fitness, which left Australia unchanged.
- Samuelson concludes: "Smith was unable to prove the essence of his invisible-hand doctrine.
- He was unable to prove successful in the long run in his wars with Russia as he ended up losing more territory than he gained.

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- Effects after low exposures such as from food have been difficult to prove.
- Paul Erdős suspected that the conjecture is true, but thought it would probably be very difficult to prove.
- Substrate theories are often difficult to prove (especially in the case of phonetically plausible changes like to ).

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- He also believed that Jones did not give him a chance to prove himself.
- As his last chance to prove himself, he must help a prince and princess fulfill a prophecy.
- For millennia, the goddess Athena waited patiently for the chance to prove herself worthy of the crown of Olympus.

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- On 9 October 1943, the squadron flew what would prove to be the last B-26 mission flown by Eighth Air Force.
- The 14th century saw the start of what would prove to be a long era of foreign encroachment on the Faroese economy.

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- It is also pointed out that correlation does not prove causation.
- there may be an association which does not prove that one is the cause of the other.
- King told the "International Congress of Coptic Studies" that the text does not prove that Jesus had a wife.