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verification principle Line breaks: veri¦fi|ca¦tion prin|ciple

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noun

Philosophy
The characteristic doctrine of logical positivism, that a statement which cannot be verified is strictly meaningless.

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Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
adjective
not harmful or offensive