Definition of confirmatory:
vindicating, confirmational, confirmative, validating, supportive, substantiative, positive, substantiating, validatory, indirect, corroborating, collateral, verifying, supporting, affirmative, corroborative, verificatory, agreeing, probative, probatory, confirming, corroboratory.
- "Beowulf An Introduction to the Study of the Poem with a Discussion of the Stories of Offa and Finn", R. W. Chambers.
They would be recalled merely as confirmatory foregleams of " the true light that now shineth," as the two who had received the manifestation at Emmaus exclaim, " Did not our heart burn within us while he talked to us in the way?"- "The Making of the New Testament", Benjamin W. Bacon.
The behaviour of such nuclei as possess chromosomes of unequal size affords confirmatory evidence of the permanence of individual chromosomes in corresponding sections of an apparently uniform nuclear network.- "Darwin and Modern Science", A.C. Seward and Others.