fo•ren•sicPronunciation: (fu-ren'sik), [key]
pertaining to, connected with, or used in courts of law or public discussion and debate.
adapted or suited to argumentation; rhetorical.
forensics, (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
the art or study of argumentation and formal debate.
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