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verb [transitive] formal     verify pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
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 pronunciation in British English
/ˌverɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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