His account of the origin of the sexes has the greatest (comic) probability and verisimilitude.
Now as to the verisimilitude, the miraculousness, and the fact, of this medicinal oil.
For the sake of verisimilitude he laid the scene in his own barracks.
But we have not yet done with the points of verisimilitude in our story.
Besides it will go far to assist the verisimilitude ...