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spurious

  
  
artificial, bogus, contrived, counterfeit, deceitful, ersatz, fake, false, feigned, forged, imitation, mock, phoney or phony     (informal)   pretended, pseudo     (informal)   sham, simulated, specious, unauthentic  
  
Antonyms     
   authentic, bona fide, genuine, honest, kosher     (informal)   legitimate, real, sound, unfeigned, valid  
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spurious

  
1       adj   Something that is spurious seems to be genuine, but is false.  
usu ADJ n     (disapproval)    He was arrested in 1979 on spurious corruption charges...     
2       adj   A spurious argument or way of reasoning is incorrect, and so the conclusion is probably incorrect.  
usu ADJ n     (disapproval)    ...a spurious framework for analysis...     

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