parol evidence

Definition of "parol evidence"
  1. Information, which is spoken or verbal, related to a written agreement but not specifically included in the written document
How to use "parol evidence" in a sentence
  1. The court allowed the introduction of parol evidence to clarify the terms of the lease agreement.
  2. Parol evidence is typically inadmissible if it contradicts the written contract.
  3. In some circumstances, parol evidence can be used to interpret ambiguous terms in a contract.

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