falsified


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  • falsified — index dishonest, fraudulent, mendacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Falsified — Falsify Fal si*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Falsified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Falsifying}.] [L. falsus false + ly: cf. F. falsifier. See {False}, a.] 1. To make false; to represent falsely. [1913 Webster] The Irish bards use to forge and falsify… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • falsified — adjective Demonstrated to be false …   Wiktionary

  • falsified — Synonyms and related words: affected, apocryphal, artificial, assumed, bastard, bogus, brummagem, colorable, colored, counterfeit, counterfeited, distorted, dressed up, dummy, embellished, embroidered, ersatz, factitious, fake, faked, feigned,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • falsified — adj. misrepresented; forged; fraudulent; deceptive fal·si·fy || fɔːlsɪfaɪ v. misrepresent, distort the truth; forge; defraud; lie; deceive …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Falsified evidence — Falsified evidence, forged evidence or tainted evidence or misleading by suppressing evidence unfavourable for the police/prosecution, is used to either convict an innocent person, or to guarantee conviction of a guilty person. In Britain this is …   Wikipedia

  • distorted things — falsified things, represented things falsely …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Falsifiability — Are all swans white? Falsifiability or refutability of an assertion, hypothesis or theory is the logical possibility that it can be contradicted by an observation or the outcome of a physical experiment. That something is falsifiable does not… …   Wikipedia

  • Critical rationalism — is an epistemological philosophy advanced by Karl Popper. Popper wrote about critical rationalism in his works, The Open Society and its Enemies Volume 2, and Conjectures and Refutations. Contents 1 Criticism, not support 2 Not justificationism …   Wikipedia

  • Karl Popper — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE name = Sir Karl Raimund Popper CH FRS FBA birth = 28 July 1902 Vienna, Austria death = death date and age|df=yes|1994|9|17|1902|7|28 London, England… …   Wikipedia

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