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Definition of Authentic

Authentic

  1. Having a genuine original or authority, in opposition to that which is false, fictitious, counterfeit, or apocryphal; being what it purports to be; genuine; not of doubtful origin; real; as, an authentic paper or register.
  2. Authoritative.
  3. Of approved authority; true; trustworthy; credible; as, an authentic writer; an authentic portrait; authentic information.
  4. Vested with all due formalities, and legally attested.
  5. Having as immediate relation to the tonic, in distinction from plagal, which has a correspondent relation to the dominant in the octave below the tonic.
  6. An original (book or document).
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Authentic Translations

authentic in Dutch is echt, authentiek, waar, onvervalst
authentic in French is authentique
authentic in Norwegian is autentisk, ekte
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