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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An untrue statement; The state of being untrue.

Usage examples (35)
  • Argument could not determine its truth or falsity
  • BTW, actual falsity is not required for a perjury conviction under 18 USC § 1621.
  • In every litigated case, the parties disagree about whether the falsity is literal or only implicit.
  • Literal falsity is a dandy doctrine because it provides a way to end litigation quickly: judicial economy. for more
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