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  • 1False advertising — or deceptive advertising is the use of false or misleading statements in advertising. As advertising has the potential to persuade people into commercial transactions that they might otherwise avoid, many governments around the world use… …

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  • 2The Praise of Folly — Erasmus in 1523, by Hans Holbein In Praise of Folly (Greek title: Morias Enkomion (Μωρίας Εγκώμιον), Latin: Stultitiae Laus, sometimes translated as In Praise of More, Dutch title: Lof der Zotheid) is an essay written in 1509 by Desiderius… …

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  • 3flattery — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Undue adulation Nouns 1. flattery, adulation, blandishment, cajolery; fawning, wheedling, coquetry, sycophancy, flunkeyism, servility, toadying, incense, honeyed words, flummery, blarney; lip service,… …

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  • 4Mark 12 — For other uses, see Mark XII (disambiguation). Gospel of Mark Mark 1 Mark 2 Mark 3 Mark 4 Mark 5 Mark 6 Mark 7 Mark 8 Mark 9 Mark 10 Mark 11 Mark 12 Mark 13 Mark 14 …

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  • 5falsehood — n 1. lie, fib, untruth, false statement, mendacity, inveracity; fabrication, fiction, make believe; canard, false story, hoax; false swearing, perjury; exaggeration, distortion, false coloring; perversion, misstatement, misrepresentation,… …

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  • 6claptrap — n 1. bombast, rodomontade, rant, inflation, fustian, cant, jargon, empty words, hogwash; ostentation, sensationalism, frippery, gaudiness, tawdriness, glitter, gloss; pretentiousness, pretension, pretense, false show; bluster, fanfaronade,… …

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  • 7Geoffrey Giuliano — (born September 11, 1953) is an American author, radio personality and film actor, best known for his biographies of The Beatles members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and George Harrison, and of musician Pete Townshend.BiographyGiuliano was born… …

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  • 8Zim (Invader Zim) — Invader Zim Character name = Zim | race = Irken gender = Male relatives = Cold unfeeling robot arm ( mother ) appearance = Pilot last appearance = The Most Horrible Christmas Ever! voiceactor = Richard Horvitz Billy West(original pilot)Zim is the …

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  • 9Burning of books and burying of scholars — Burning of the books and burial of the scholars (zh tsp|t=焚書坑儒|s=焚书坑儒|p=Fénshū Kēngrú) is a phrase that refers to a policy and a sequence of events in the Qin Dynasty of China, between the period of 213 and 206 BCE. Book burningAccording to the… …

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  • 10Cathy Song — Infobox Writer name = Cathy Song imagesize = caption = pseudonym = birthname = birthdate = 1955 birthplace = Honolulu, Hawaii deathdate = deathplace = occupation = Poet and teaches creative writing at various universities nationality = American… …

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  • 11puff — noun 1》 a short burst of breath or wind.     ↘a small quantity of vapour or smoke emitted in one blast.     ↘an act of drawing quickly on a pipe, cigarette, or cigar.     ↘Brit. informal breath. 2》 a light pastry case containing a sweet or… …

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  • 12puffery — noun chiefly N. Amer. exaggerated or false praise …

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  • 13flattery — n. 1. Pretended compliment, insincere commendation, false praise. 2. Obsequiousness, sycophancy, servility, cajolery, fawning, adulation, blandishment, blarney …

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  • 14flattery — [n] false praise, compliments adulation, applause, approbation, blandishment, blarney*, bootlicking*, cajolery, commendation, encomium, eulogy, eyewash*, fawning*, flattering, flummery, fulsomeness, gallantry, gratification, hokum*, honeyed words …

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  • 15puff — ► NOUN 1) a short burst of breath or wind, or a small quantity of vapour or smoke sent out by such a burst. 2) an act of drawing quickly on a pipe, cigarette, or cigar. 3) a light pastry case, typically filled with cream or jam. 4) informal… …

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  • 16puffer — puff ► NOUN 1) a short burst of breath or wind, or a small quantity of vapour or smoke sent out by such a burst. 2) an act of drawing quickly on a pipe, cigarette, or cigar. 3) a light pastry case, typically filled with cream or jam. 4) informal… …

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  • 17puff — n. & v. n. 1 a a short quick blast of breath or wind. b the sound of this; a similar sound. c a small quantity of vapour, smoke, etc., emitted in one blast (went up in a puff of smoke). 2 a cake etc. containing jam, cream, etc., and made of light …

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  • 18flattery — False or excessive praise; insincere complimentary language or conduct …

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  • 19flattery — False or excessive praise; insincere complimentary language or conduct …

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  • 20biblical literature — Introduction       four bodies of written works: the Old Testament writings according to the Hebrew canon; intertestamental works, including the Old Testament Apocrypha; the New Testament writings; and the New Testament Apocrypha.       The Old… …

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