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underpinned (See underpin)

Verb

1 support from beneath
2 support with evidence or authority or make more certain or confirm; "The stories and claims were born out by the evidence" [syn: corroborate, bear out, support] [also: underpinning, underpinned]

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Verb

underpinned
  1. past of underpin
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