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21:25 Feb 16, 2006
Russian to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial - Law (general)
Russian term or phrase:Показания истцов и ответчиков
Может ли "evidence" быть во множественном числе - the court heard the Claimant's and the Respondent's evidences?
Я считаю, что нет. Моя коллега не согласилась, утверждая, что в Гугле много ссылок. Где правда?
to yelenam: if you used merrian-something online, why didn't you provide a link to it? also, i never delete my previous comments and write sth anew, find it rather unprofessional, besides, it makes it difficult for others to follow the argument ...
18:30 Feb 17, 2006
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Показания истцов и ответчиков
Explanation: You're correct. There's no plural form for "evidence". Here goes over-reliance on Google :)
Just replace it with "statement" or "testimony" - both have plural forms
YelenaM Local time: 11:56 Native speaker of: Russian PRO pts in category: 8