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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

device to detect lying in response to questions, by measuring changes in pulse, blood pressure, etc.

Usage examples (34)
  • ISMAEL: They say I have to do a lie-detector test.
  • She has take an lie-detector test and passed that.
  • They had her take a polygraph, a lie-detector exam.
  • There have been 11 people flunked lie-detector tests. for more
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