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noun uk   /ˈfɒls.hʊd/  us   /ˈfɑːls-/ formal
[U] lying: She doesn't seem to understand the difference between truth and falsehood. [C] a lie or a statement that is not correct
Translations of “falsehood”
in Chinese (Traditional) 說謊, 謊言, 謬誤…
in Russian ложь…
in Turkish yalan, yanlışlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 说谎, 谎言, 谬误…
in Polish fałsz…
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