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verb [transitive] formal verify pronunciation in British English /ˈverɪfaɪ/
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I/you/we/theyverify
he/she/itverifies
present participleverifying
past tenseverified
past participleverified
  1. to check or to prove that something is true or correct
    There was no way to verify his claims.
    1. a.
      to say that something is true or correct
      His story has been verified by other witnesses.

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verification

 verify pronunciation in British English /ˌverɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]
We need verification of your new address.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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