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 for proven
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Proven \Prov"en\, p. p. or a.
     Proved. "Accusations firmly proven in his mind." --Thackeray.
     [1913 Webster]
           Of this which was the principal charge, and was
           generally believed to beproven, he was acquitted.
                                                    (Thucyd. ).
     [1913 Webster]
     Not proven (Scots Law), a verdict of a jury that the guilt
        of the accused is not made out, though not disproved.
        --Mozley & W.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: established beyond doubt; "a proven liar"; "a Soviet
             leader of proven shrewdness" [syn: proved, proven]
             [ant: unproved, unproven]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  37 Moby Thesaurus words for "proven":
     ascertained, attested, authenticated, borne out, certified,
     circumstantiated, confirmed, corroborated, demonstrated,
     dependable, determined, established, faithworthy, fixed,
     incorruptible, inviolable, proved, reliable, responsible, settled,
     shown, straight, substantiated, sure, tested, to be trusted, tried,
     tried and true, true, trustable, trustworthy, trusty, unfalse,
     unperfidious, untreacherous, validated, verified

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