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Burden of proof, onus probandi

The onus is on those who disagree with my proposal to explain why.

Responsibility; burden
A legal obligation

The onus is on the landlord to make sure the walls are protected from mildew.

a burden or responsibility
\OH-nuhs\, noun: 1 A burden; an obligation; a disagreeable necessity 2 a: A stigma b: Blame 3 The burden of proof
The burden falling on the prosecution to prove facts in court, as in the onus of proof
If you say that the onus is on someone to do something, you mean it is their duty or responsibility to do it. The onus is on the shopkeeper to provide goods which live up to the quality of their description. the responsibility for something the onus is on sb to do sth
A burden; an obligation
an onerous or difficult concern; "the burden of responsibility"; "that's a load off my mind"
Burden of proof
{i} responsibility, duty; burden, impediment; blame
onus probandi
the burden of proof, the onus; the duty of a party in a legal proceeding to prove an assertion of fact; it includes both the burden of production and the burden of persuasion
onus of proof
burden of proof, responsibility to present proof
onus probandi
burden of proof, responsibility to present proof
place the onus on
give responsibility to -; place the blame on -