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


From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 fal·si·fi·ca·tion /ˌfɔlsəfəˈkeʃən/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fal·si·fi·ca·tion n.
 1. The act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not.
    To counterfeit the living image of king in his person exceedeth all falsifications.   --Bacon.
 2. Willful misstatement or misrepresentation.
    Extreme necessity . . . forced him upon this bold and violent falsification of the doctrine of the alliance.   --Bp. Warburton.
 3. Equity The showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of
           something [syn: disproof, refutation]
      2: a willful perversion of facts [syn: misrepresentaation]
      3: the act of rendering something false as by fraudulent
         changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting
         [syn: falsehood]
      4: the act of determining that something is false [syn: falsifying,
          disproof, refutation]