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- Testimony of a witness or a party taken under oath outside the courtroom, the transcript of which may become a part of the court's file.
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- An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial. See discovery.
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- Impeachment, Impeachment of a witness, Self-proving will, Sequestration of witnesses, subpoena, Subpoena Duces Tecum, Testimony, Waiver of immunity, Witness