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Saturday, March 21, 2009

Definitions for veracity

  1. truthfulness
  2. truth

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Citations for veracity
Veracity is the heart of morality. Thomas Henry Huxley,
The world is upheld by the veracity of good men: they make the earth wholesome. They who lived with them found life glad and nutritious. Life is sweet and tolerable only in our belief in such society. , Ralph Waldo Emerson
Origin of veracity
1615-1625
by 1623, from French véracité,from Middle Latin veracitatem/veracitas "truthfulness," from Latin verax/ veracis "truthful," from verus "true"