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confirm

verb To verify, rule in.

confirm

(kŏn-fĭrm′) [L. confirmare, to strengthen]
To show by repetition of a test (or with a complementary test) that a result initially obtained is accurate.
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Adult converts are baptized, confirmed, and then receive Communion.
The new Confirmed Flight Change option can be used with most American Airlines tickets, including AAdvantage(R) award travel and tickets purchased through wholesalers or tour operators.
If the report that Paul had anti-depressants in his bloodstream is confirmed, investigators could argue that the drugs intensified the effects of the alcohol.
Fifty-seven had suspected (n = 55) or confirmed (n = 2) avian influenza infections.
These additions bring the Boeing confirmed order total for 1991 to 252 jetliners, with an estimated value of about $20.
Molecular analysis of a stool sample collected 122 days after the initial diagnosis confirmed that the patient had recovered from the C.
The company is taking all steps to protect the investment of the shareholders, including completion of a share exchange plan and confirmation of the actual shareholders registry and actual shareholders position as confirmed by the transfer agent and NOBO List.
Analysis of confirmed cases of HGE identified in 1997-2000 in a 12-town area around Lyme, Connecticut, showed that HGE infections are not distributed randomly.
2] of exhibition area; confirmed and probable cases among exhibitors in halls 3 and 4.
In Brazil from 1980 to 1998, 376 cases of jungle yellow fever were laboratory confirmed (by virus isolation, with or without immunoglobulin [Ig]M-capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay [MAC-ELISA] and immunoperoxidase stain), with 216 deaths (case-fatality rate 57.