affidavit definition

  • noun:
    • A written statement made under oath before a notary general public or other authorized officer.
    • A signed document wherein an affiant tends to make a sworn declaration.
    • A sworn statement written down; a declaration written down, signed making upon oath before an authorized magistrate.
    • A written declaration upon oath; a statement of details written down finalized by the affiant, and sworn to or verified by a declaration before a notary general public, a magistrate, or any other authorized officer.
    • written statement made under oath; a written declaration sworn to be true before some one lawfully authorized to administer an oath

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