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bogus

adjective     /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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