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noun (pluralonly)
  1. (italbrac, always with "the") Those who are loyal or faithful.
    verb (trues, trueing, trued)
    1. To straighten.
    He trued the spokes of the bicycle wheel.
      adjective (tru, er)
      1. (context, of a statement) concurring with a given set of facts.
      2. (logic) A state in Boolean logic that indicates an affirmative or positive result.
      "A and B" is if and only if "A" is and "B" is .
      1. Loyal, faithful.
      He"s turned out to be a friend. (See below, "Compound Words and Terms")
      1. Genuine.
      This is Parmesan cheese.
      1. Legitimate.
      The king has returned!
      1. Truth
      ...the mention some form of accord with fact or reality.
      • Dutch: trouw, trouwe
      • French: vrai
      • German: wahr
      • Italian: vero
      • Spanish: auténtico
      Etymology: Old English trÄowe

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