The act of averring, or that which is averred; positive assertion. (noun)
Examples of word averment
An averment that the blockade was lawful is likely to get short shrift in any Court potentially having jurisdiction other than in Israel.
And the two kings died around 731-732 B.C. So the fulfillment of Isaiah's prophecy in 7:14 took place close to 800 years before Jesus was even born, conclusively negating Matthew's averment that Isaiah's prophecy pertained to the virgin birth of Jesus.
Once again, the affidavits submitted in all these cases recite the averment that Plaintiff is the owner of the Note and Mortgage, without any mention of an assignment or trust or successor interest.
That is a positive averment or is concealment when one is under a duty to disclose;
The averment of the Emperor, he being uninitiated, would not have so much weight in our counsels as that of one of the meanest of these officials.
This last averment was a slight alteration in point of fact, for