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authentic
used in War and Peace

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Definition
real or true
  • He arranged dining and funeral lodge meetings, enrolled new members, and busied himself uniting various lodges and acquiring authentic charters.
    Book Six — 1808-10 (22% in)
  • My brother Masons swear by the blood that they are ready to sacrifice everything for their neighbor, but they do not give a ruble each to the collections for the poor, and they intrigue, the Astraea Lodge against the Manna Seekers, and fuss about an authentic Scotch carpet and a charter that nobody needs, and the meaning of which the very man who wrote it does not understand.
    Book Eight — 1811-12 (4% in)
  • This was the authentic Scotch Acts with Bazdeev's notes and explanations.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (44% in)

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