verified

[ver-uh-fahyd]

Origin:
1585–95; verify + -ed2

half-verified, adjective
unverified, adjective
well-verified, adjective
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verify

[ver-uh-fahy]
verb (used with object), verified, verifying.
1.
to prove the truth of, as by evidence or testimony; confirm; substantiate: Events verified his prediction.
2.
to ascertain the truth or correctness of, as by examination, research, or comparison: to verify a spelling.
3.
to act as ultimate proof or evidence of; serve to confirm.
4.
Law.
a.
to prove or confirm (an allegation).
b.
to state to be true, especially in legal use, formally or upon oath.

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English verifien < Middle French verifier < Medieval Latin vērificāre, equivalent to vēri-, combining form of vērus true + -ficāre -fy

verifiability, verifiableness, noun
verifiable, adjective
verifier, noun
nonverifiable, adjective
preverify, verb (used with object), preverified, preverifying.
reverify, verb (used with object), reverified, reverifying.
unverifiability, noun
unverifiable, adjective


2. authenticate, validate.
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verify (ˈvɛrɪˌfaɪ)
 
vb , -fies, -fying, -fied
1.  to prove to be true; confirm; substantiate
2.  to check or determine the correctness or truth of by investigation, reference, etc
3.  law to add a verification to (a pleading); substantiate or confirm (an oath)
 
[C14: from Old French verifier, from Medieval Latin vērificāre, from Latin vērus true + facere to make]
 
'verifiable
 
adj
 
'verifiableness
 
n
 
'verifiably
 
adv
 
'verifier
 
n

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verify
early 14c., from O.Fr. verifier, from M.L. verificare "make true," from L. verus "true" (see very) + root of facere "to make" (see factitious).
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Example sentences
But experts say that these claims are often murky and not always externally
  verified.
Macroevolution has never ever been empirically observed or verified.
As part of this requirement, all processes and data must be independently
  verified by a third party.
It provides direct access to verified and non verified businesses.
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