fiducial

adjective fi·du·cial \ fə-ˈdü-shəl , -ˈdyü- , fī- \

Definition of fiducial

1 :taken as standard of reference
  • a fiducial mark
2 :founded on faith or trust
3 :having the nature of a trust :fiduciary

fiducially

play \fə-ˈdü-shə-lē, -ˈdyü-, fī-\ adverb

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First Known Use of fiducial

1571


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