A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
An academic exercise consisting of a formal debate or an oral defense of a thesis.
A medieval sport in which two mounted knights with lances charged together and attempted to unhorse one another.
(Archaic) Proof or evidence
A judgment based on special knowledge and given by an expert:
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