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noun American English pronunciation: confirmation /ˌkɑnfərˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/ 
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singularconfirmation
pluralconfirmations
  1. 1
    [uncountable] a statement saying that something is definitely true or accurate

    The claims have received independent confirmation from a team of experts.

    confirmation that:

    There has been no official confirmation that the documents are genuine.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] a statement that something will definitely happen at the time or in the way that has been arranged

    The hotel will send you written confirmation of your reservation.

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