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verify

verb [T] uk   /ˈver.ɪ.faɪ/ us  
C1 to prove that something exists or is true, or to make certain that something is correct: Are you able to verify your account/allegation/report/theory? These figures are surprisingly high and they'll have to be verified. [+ (that)] Under interrogation, she verified (that) the tapes were authentic.
verification
noun [U] uk   /ˌver.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us  
I've never asked for verification of his resume.
Translations of “verify”
in Spanish verificar…
in French vérifier…
in German bestätigen, beglaubigen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 證明, 證實…
in Russian подтверждать…
in Turkish doğrulamak, teyit etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 证明, 证实…
in Polish potwierdzać, weryfikować…
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