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specious

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adjective
  • seeming true, but actually being fallacious; misleadingly attractive [Princeton Review]
  • seeming rightor true but actually wrong or false [Barron]
  • having a false look of truth or genuineness; sophistic [Taisha]
  • illogical, of questionable truth or merit [Nandigam]

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