Meaning of “spurious” in the English Dictionary

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"spurious" in British English

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spuriousadjective

uk /ˈspjʊə.ri.əs/ us /ˈspjʊr.i.əs/

(Definition of “spurious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"spurious" in American English

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spuriousadjective

us /ˈspjʊər·i·əs/ fml

based on false reasoning or information that is not true, and therefore not to be trusted:

They made spurious claims of personal injury.

(Definition of “spurious” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)