One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A thing or circumstance which establishes the truth of a claim or theory; (a piece of) proof or evidence.
2Exhibition or outward display of a quality or feeling; an instance of this.
Late Middle English; earliest use found in John Lydgate (c1370–c1449), poet and prior of Hatfield Regis.
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