coinciding with reality
"perceptual error...has a surprising resemblance to veridical perception"- F.A.Olafson
Pertaining to an experience, perception, or interpretation that accurately represents reality; as opposed to imaginative, unsubstantiated, illusory, or delusory.
Few believe that all claimed religious experiences are veridical.
Origin: From veridicus, from verus and dico.
truth-telling; truthful; veracious
Origin: [L. veridicus; verus true + dicere to say, tell.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
vē-rid′i-kal, adj. truthful, truth-telling: true.—adv. Verid′ically.—adj. Verid′icous, truthful. [L. verus, true, dicĕre, to say.]
The numerical value of veridical in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of veridical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2