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bogus

adjective uk   /ˈbəʊ.ɡəs/ us    /ˈboʊ-/
false, not real, or not legal: On investigation, his claim was found to be bogus. She produced some bogus documents to support her application.Natural and artificialTrue, real, false, and unreal
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