Many of these assertions are deliberately vague, claiming to “support gut health” or “support a healthy immune system.”
Theories or assertions from outside this system—evolution, for example—can be dismissed as the product of mistaken premises.
These assertions are a matter of law—an official indictment by the judicial authorities of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
early 15c., assercioun, from Middle French assertion (14c.) or directly from Late Latin assertionem (nominative assertio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin asserere "claim rights over something, state, maintain, affirm," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + serere "join" (see series). By "joining oneself" to a particular view, one "claimed" or "maintained" it.