Definitions for "Preponderance of Evidence"
General standard of proof in civil cases; where the evidence and the facts are more convincing than not. Used in neglect proceedings.
where the weight of evidence is in a given direction.
Greater weight of evidence or evidence which is more credible and convincing to the mind, not necessarily the greater number of witnesses; the standard of proof usually required in civil actions.
Keywords:  fault, factor, key, determining
a key factor in determining fault