What does falsification mean?

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fal·si·fi·ca·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disproof, falsification, refutationnoun

    any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something

  2. falsification, misrepresentationnoun

    a willful perversion of facts

  3. falsification, falsehoodnoun

    the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting

  4. falsification, falsifying, disproof, refutation, refutalnoun

    the act of determining that something is false

Wiktionary

  1. falsificationnoun

    the act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not

  2. falsificationnoun

    knowingly false statement or wilful misrepresentation

  3. falsificationnoun

    showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong

Webster Dictionary

  1. Falsificationnoun

    the act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not

    Etymology: [Cf. F. falsification.]

  2. Falsificationnoun

    willful misstatement or misrepresentation

    Etymology: [Cf. F. falsification.]

  3. Falsificationnoun

    the showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong

    Etymology: [Cf. F. falsification.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of falsification in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of falsification in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of falsification in a Sentence

  1. Alex Wang:

    Data falsification is a long-standing problem: China will not get its environmental house in order if it does not deal with this first.

  2. Barbara Castillo:

    The judge has ruled that they must face charges of falsification of documents and they must stay in prison.

  3. Professor Lattanzio:

    A radically different biochemistry elsewhere can be considered as a falsification of the theory of interstellar panspermia.

  4. Ziva Branstetter:

    You would think the sheriff's office, if in fact there has been no pressure applied, no falsification of records, that they would be forthcoming with these documents.

  5. Günter Bechly:

    If a theory and its proponents stubbornly refuse falsification by an ever increasing body of substantial conflicting evidence, the theory degenerates into a textbook example of dogmatic pseudo-science. The neo-Darwinian theory of macroevolution has failed on all fronts, from mathematical feasibility, to theoretical plausibility and explanatory power, to empirical support.

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    a hazy or indistinct representation
    • A. inspire
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