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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gen·u·ine /ˈʤɛnjəwən, (ˌ)wɪn, &dɪvɪdɛ;ˌwaɪn/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 gen·u·ine a.  Belonging to, or proceeding from, the original stock; native; hence, not counterfeit, spurious, false, or adulterated; authentic; real; natural; true; pure; as, a genuine text; a genuine production; genuine materials. “True, genuine night.”
 Syn: -- Authentic; real; true; pure; unalloyed; unadulterated. See Authentic.
 -- Gen*u*ine*ly, adv. -- Gen*u*ine*ness, n.
    The evidence, both internal and external, against the genuineness of these letters, is overwhelming.   --Macaulay.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not fake or counterfeit; "a genuine Picasso"; "genuine
             leather" [syn: echt] [ant: counterfeit]
      2: not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed; "genuine
         emotion"; "her interest in people was unfeigned"; "true
         grief" [syn: true(a), unfeigned]
      3: being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of
         something; "her actual motive"; "a literal solitude like a
         desert"- G.K.Chesterton; "a genuine dilemma" [syn: actual,
          literal, real]