n. pl. ver·i·ties
1. The quality or condition of being true, factual, or real.
2. Something, such as a statement or principle, that is true, especially an enduring truth. See Synonyms at truth.
[Middle English verite, truth, from Old French, from Latin vēritās, from vērus, true; see wērə-o- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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