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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fal·la·cious /fəˈleʃəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fal·la·cious a.  Embodying or pertaining to a fallacy; illogical; fitted to deceive; misleading; delusive; as, fallacious arguments or reasoning. -- Fal*la*cious*ly, adv. -Fal*la*cious*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: containing or based on a fallacy; "fallacious reasoning";
             "an unsound argument" [syn: unsound]
      2: intended to deceive; "deceitful advertising"; "fallacious
         testimony"; "smooth, shining, and deceitful as thin ice" -
         S.T.Coleridge; "a fraudulent scheme to escape paying
         taxes" [syn: deceitful, fraudulent]
      3: based on an incorrect or misleading notion or information;
         "fallacious hope"