What does verification mean?

Definitions for verificationˌvɛr ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. confirmation, verification, check, substantiation(noun)

    additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct

    "fossils provided further confirmation of the evolutionary theory"

  2. verification(noun)

    (law) an affidavit attached to a statement confirming the truth of that statement


  1. verification(Noun)

    The act of verifying.

  2. verification(Noun)

    The state of being verified.

  3. verification(Noun)

    Confirmation; authentication.

    The detective needs verification of your whereabouts last night.

  4. verification(Noun)

    A formal phrase used in concluding a plea, to denote confirmation by evidence.

  5. verification(Noun)

    The operation of testing the equation of a problem, to see whether it truly expresses the conditions of the problem.


  1. Verification

    Verification in the field of space systems engineering covers two verification processes: Qualification and Acceptance

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. verification

    1. In arms control, any action, including inspection, detection, and identification, taken to ascertain compliance with agreed measures. 2. In computer modeling and simulation, the process of determining that a model or simulation implementation accurately represents the developer


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of verification in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of verification in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Li Junfeng:

    China's capacity in measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) is still at a developing stage.

  2. The Pope:

    The number and complexity of the problems require that we possess technical instruments of verification.

  3. State John Kerry:

    Covert, of course, is the hardest, you need to have verification and intrusive inspection to be able to find covert facilities.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    This deal is not built on trust; it is built on verification, inspectors will have 24/7 access to Iran's key nuclear facilities.

  5. Madhur Verma:

    His address and background (were) unverified. He was not having (the mandatory) security badge which is given after police verification.

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