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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Approofnoun

    Approbation; commendation: a word rightly derived, but old.

    Etymology: from approve, as proof from prove.

    O most perilous mouths,
    That bear in them one and the self-same tongue
    Either of condemnation or approof! William Shakespeare, Measure for M.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Approofnoun

    trial; proof

  2. Approofnoun

    approval; commendation

  3. Etymology: [See Approve, and Proof.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Approof

    ap-prōōf′, n. trial, proof: sanction, approbation.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of approof in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of approof in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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