"genuine" Definition

  1. a. Belonging to, or proceeding from, the original stock; native; hence, not counterfeit, spurious, false, or adulterated; authentic; real; natural; true; pure; as, a genuine text; a genuine production; genuine materials.

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Position in dictionary: 41545 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a.,
Words that start with "genuine": 1
Words that end with "genuine": 1
Words that contain "genuine": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of genuine

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