Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day

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veracity

05.12.2021

Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for May 12, 2021 is: veracity \vuh-RASS-uh-tee\ noun 1 : [conformity](https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conformity) with truth or fact : [accuracy](https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/accuracy) 2 : devotion to the truth : [truthfulness](https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/truthfulness) 3 : power of conveying or perceiving truth 4 : ...

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