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confirm

In air traffic control phraseology, it means, “Have I correctly received the following …?” or “Did you correctly receive the message?”
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A spokeswoman for the Scottish Government would not confirm the gender of the person who died, nor their age, at this stage.
The Senate votes whether or not to confirm the President's choice.
The taxpayer may take up to two to three days after the lessee entered into the lease contract to confirm notice to the QI and selling dealer.
1, Extensions of Auditing Procedure, requiring auditors to confirm accounts receivable whenever they were material to the financial statements.
Both Donahue and Meier caution that the new observations do not necessarily confirm Frank's original hypothesis, with all its sweeping implications.
In a telephone interview from Timmins Nickel's head office in Toronto, McIntyre said his company wanted to confirm the ore reserves indicated by Noranda data.