Authenticity vs Bibliotics - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between authenticity and bibliotics

is that authenticity is the quality of being genuine or not corrupted from the original while bibliotics is the study of documents and handwriting in order to verify authorship or authenticity.

authenticity

English

Noun

(en-noun)
  • The quality of being genuine or not corrupted from the original.
  • I hereby certify the authenticity of this copy.
  • Truthfulness of origins, attributions, commitments, sincerity, and intentions.
  • The authenticity of this painting is questionable.
  • (obsolete) The quality of being authentic (of established authority).
  • Synonyms

    * (quality of being genuine) genuineness

    Antonyms

    * (quality of not being genuine) phoniness; forgery; fakeness; bogosity

    bibliotics

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The study of documents and handwriting in order to verify authorship or authenticity