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noun proof pronunciation in American English /pruf/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] information or evidence that shows that something is definitely true or definitely exists
    proof of: We were unable to establish proof of her innocence.
    Do you have any proof of identity (=a document such as a passport that proves who you are)?
    proof that: Do you have any proof that this is true?
  2. 3
    [countable] [usually plural] a copy of a book or article that someone reads and corrects before the final copy is made
    Whiskey that is 100 proof actually contains 50 % alcohol.
 

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