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[adjective] not counterfeit or copied;
My grandfather owns an authentic painting by Emily Carr.
The team restoring the old building spent a lot of time working to preserve the authentic 18th century look.
They picked up an authentic Persian rug at the flea market for $500.
No authentic specimens of ancient Roman music have survived to the present day.
The professor will be verifying your footnotes to make sure your research is authentic.
[noun]condition of being genuine;
The authenticity of the newly discovered composition by Mozart has been called into question by a music historian.
The fake paintings are so well done that even the experts were unsure of their authenticity.
The museum is doing tests to determine the authenticity of the painting.
[verb] establish the authenticity of something
The attribution of the long lost manuscript to William Shakespeare has now been authenticated by a team of experts.
The painting allegedly done by Rembrandt just before his death has now been authenticated by an art expert.