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Definition of Credence


  1. Reliance of the mind on evidence of facts derived from other sources than personal knowledge; belief; credit; confidence.
  2. That which gives a claim to credit, belief, or confidence; as, a letter of credence.
  3. The small table by the side of the altar or communion table, on which the bread and wine are placed before being consecrated.
  4. A cupboard, sideboard, or cabinet, particularly one intended for the display of rich vessels or plate, and consisting chiefly of open shelves for that purpose.
  5. To give credence to; to believe.
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Credence Translations

credence in German is Glaube
credence in Spanish is creencia
credence in Swedish is tilltro