Counterprove
Counterprove Coun`ter*prove" (koun`t?r-pr??v"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Counterproved} (-pr??vd"); p. pr. & vb. n. {Counterproving}.] To take a counter proof of, or a copy in reverse, by taking an impression directly from the face of an original. See {Counter proof}, under {Counter}. [1913 Webster]

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  • counterprove — coun·ter·prove …   English syllables

  • counterprove — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ transitive verb Etymology: counter + prove : to take a counterproof of …   Useful english dictionary

  • Counterproved — Counterprove Coun ter*prove (koun t?r pr??v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Counterproved} ( pr??vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Counterproving}.] To take a counter proof of, or a copy in reverse, by taking an impression directly from the face of an original. See …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Counterproving — Counterprove Coun ter*prove (koun t?r pr??v ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Counterproved} ( pr??vd ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Counterproving}.] To take a counter proof of, or a copy in reverse, by taking an impression directly from the face of an original. See …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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