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1. The act of verifying or the state of being verified.
2. Law
a. A sworn statement attesting to the truth of the facts in a document.
b. A sworn statement attesting that a pleading is true to the best of one's knowledge.

ver′i·fi·ca′tive adj.
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These include: the corrective, distractive, verificative, summative, particularizing and resumptive functions.
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