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fact-check

verb

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The first known use of fact-check was in 1973

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fact

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fact-checked

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“Fact-check.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fact-check. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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