noun Date: 1523 the act or process of verifying ; the state of being verified

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  • vérification — [ verifikasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1388; de vérifier 1 ♦ Le fait de vérifier, opération par laquelle on vérifie. ⇒ contrôle, épreuve; contre épreuve, examen, expertise. Procéder à la vérification d un compte. ⇒ apurement. Vérification sur inventaire. ⇒… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • verification — ver·i·fi·ca·tion /ˌver ə fə kā shən/ n 1: an act or process of verifying 2: a sworn statement of truth or correctness submitted a verification signed by the defendant with the petition Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • verification — UK US /ˌverɪfɪˈkeɪʃən/ noun [U] ► the act of checking and proving that something is correct or true, or the proof that something is correct or true: »Some loans were made to borrowers who merely stated their income, without any independent… …   Financial and business terms

  • verification — Verification. s. f. v. Il a les significations de son verbe. Il a esté admis à la verification de tel fait. les jurez Ecrivains commis pour la verification des escritures. la verification des Edits du Roy …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Verification — Ver i*fi*ca tion, n. [Cf. F. v[ e]rification.] 1. The act of verifying, or the state of being verified; confirmation; authentication. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) (a) Confirmation by evidence. (b) A formal phrase used in concluding a plea. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • verification — 1520s, from O.Fr. verificacion or directly from M.L. *verificationem (nom. verificatio), noun of action from pp. stem of verificare (see VERIFY (Cf. verify)) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • verification — [n] proof affidavit, attestation, authentication, averment, certification, confirmation, credentials, deposition, documents, endorsement, evidence, facts, information, record, scoop*, seal, signature, stamp, substantiation, testament, testimony;… …   New thesaurus

  • verification — [ver΄ə fi kā′shən] n. [MFr verificacion < ML verificatio] 1. a verifying or being verified; establishment or confirmation of the truth or accuracy of a fact, theory, etc. 2. Law a statement at the end of a pleading to the effect that the… …   English World dictionary

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