verification


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

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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

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  • 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 — [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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