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One entry found for verify.
Main Entry: ver·i·fy
Pronunciation: primarystressver-schwa-secondarystressfimacr
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -fied; -fy·ing
Etymology: Middle English verifien "to establish the truth of," from early French verifier (same meaning), from Latin verificare (same meaning), from earlier verus "true" --related to VERDICT, VERY
: to prove or check the truth, accuracy, or reality of <verify the claim>
- ver·i·fi·er /-secondarystressfimacr(-schwa)r/ noun

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