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English definition of “veritable”

veritable

adjective [not gradable]    /ˈver·ɪ·t̬ə·bəl/
(used to emphasize how great or unusual something is by comparing it to something else): If current projections hold, Montgomery County will experience a veritable explosion in its school-age population (= it will have many more students).
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