AskDefine | Define falsification

Dictionary Definition

falsification

Noun

1 any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something [syn: disproof, refutation]
2 a willful perversion of facts [syn: misrepresentaation]
3 the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting [syn: falsehood]
4 the act of determining that something is false [syn: falsifying, disproof, refutation]

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. The act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not.
  2. Willful misstatement or misrepresentation.
  3. Showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong.

Translations

French

Pronunciation

  • /fal.si.fi.ka.sjɔ̃/
  • /fal.si.fi.ka.sjO~/

Noun

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Extensive Definition

Falsification may mean:
falsification in German: Falsifizierung

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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