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ver·i·fy

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pronunciation:
ve r faI
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part of speech: verb
inflections: verifies, verifying, verified
definition: to make sure of the truth or correctness of.
We verified his story by talking to his father.The waiter verified our bill by checking it with a calculator.
synonyms:
confirm, establish
similar words:
attest, check, document, prove, witness
derivations: verifiable (adj.), verifier (n.)
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