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    could you explain the meaning of 'allege' in these following sentense
    the two man allege that the police forced them to make false confessions
    Mr smith is alleged to have at the centre of an international drug ring
    i was alleged that mark had struck Mr george on the head

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    Re: allege

    It means that the information as given has been stated, but it has not been verified as true yet.

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    Re: allege

    thanks Quisch


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