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substantiated

[ suhb-stan-shee-ey-tid ]
/ səbˈstæn ʃiˌeɪ tɪd /
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adjective
established by proof or competent evidence:A single substantiated case of abuse involving our personnel is one case too many.
made tangible or concrete:According to the Apostle Paul, Christ is the substantiated ideal of the spiritual man.
affirmed as being solid or substantial rather than slight or flimsy; given substance:The two actors have tons of chemistry—not the touchy-feely, gee-we're-in-love type, but a more substantiated relationship that comes from within.
verb
the simple past tense and past participle of substantiate.
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Origin of substantiated

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