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 for Verity
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Verity \Ver"i*ty\, n.; pl. Verities. [F. v['e]rit['e], L.
     veritas, fr. verus true. See Very.]
     1. The quality or state of being true, or real; consonance of
        a statement, proposition, or other thing, with fact;
        truth; reality. "The verity of certain words." --Shak.
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              It is a proposition of eternal verity, that none can
              govern while he is despised.          --South.
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     2. That which is true; a true assertion or tenet; a truth; a
        reality.
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              Mark what I say, which you shall find
              By every syllable a faithful verity.  --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  verity
      n 1: conformity to reality or actuality; "they debated the truth
           of the proposition"; "the situation brought home to us the
           blunt truth of the military threat"; "he was famous for the
           truth of his portraits"; "he turned to religion in his
           search for eternal verities" [syn: truth, the true,
           verity, trueness] [ant: falseness, falsity]
      2: an enduring or necessary ethical or religious or aesthetic
         truth

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  27 Moby Thesaurus words for "verity":
     absolute credibility, actuality, credibility, eternal verities,
     fact, good sooth, gospel, historical truth, historicity, reality,
     sooth, the true, trueness, truism, truth, truth-loving,
     truth-speaking, truth-telling, truthfulness, ultimate truth,
     unerroneousness, unfallaciousness, unfalseness, veraciousness,
     veracity, veridicality, very truth
  
  

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