Definition of verify verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    verify

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈvɛrəˌfaɪ//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they verify
     
    he / she / it verifies
     
    past simple verified
     
    -ing form verifying
     
     
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  1. 1to check that something is true or accurate verify something We have no way of verifying his story. verify that… Please verify that there is sufficient memory available before loading the program. verify whether, what, etc… I'll leave you to verify whether these claims are true.
  2. 2verify something verify that… to show or say that something is true or accurate synonym confirm Her version of events was verified by neighbors.
NAmE//ˌvɛrəˈfaɪəbl//
 
adjective a verifiable fact
verification
 
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NAmE//ˌvɛrəfəˈkeɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable] the verification of hypotheses
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