deception

  1. a misleading falsehood
  2. the act of deceiving
  3. an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers

deception

[n] - the act of deceiving
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deception

In warfare, the use of dummies, decoys, and electronics to trick the enemy into believing in and preparing to defend against armies that do not exist. The Allied ground offensive in the 1991 Gulf...
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Deception

avoidance of an attempt to engage the blades; see disengage, coupé;
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Deception

De·cep'tion noun [ French déception , Latin deceptio , from decipere , deceptum . See Deceive .] 1. The act of deceiving or misleading. South. 2. The state of being deceived or misled. « There is one thing relating either to the act...
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deception

The act of deceiving or the fact or condition of being deceived. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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deception

deceit noun the act of deceiving
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Deception

• (n.) That which deceives or is intended to deceive; false representation; artifice; cheat; fraud. • (n.) The state of being deceived or misled. • (n.) The act of deceiving or misleading.
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Deception

A research technique that provides false information to persons participating in a study.
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Deception

falsifying facts with malafide intention for the purpose of deceit.
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Deception

[disambiguation] Deception is the hiding or distorting of the truth. Deception or The Deception may also refer to: ==Film== ==Literature== ==Music== ==Places== ==Television== ==Video games== ...
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Deception

[criminal law] Deception was a legal term of art used in the definition of statutory offences in England and Wales and Northern Ireland. It is a legal term of art in the Republic of Ireland. Until 2007, in England and Wales, the main deception offences were defined in the Theft Act 1968 and the Theft Act 1978. The basic pattern of deception...
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Deception

Deception, beguilement, deceit, bluff, mystification and subterfuge are acts to propagate beliefs of things that are not true, or not the whole truth (as in half-truths or omission). Deception can involve dissimulation, propaganda, and sleight of hand, as well as distraction, camouflage, or concealment. There is also self-deception, as in bad fait...
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Deception

See: deceit
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deception

a misleading falsehood
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deception

a misleading falsehood
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deception

a misleading falsehood
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