(?), n. [Cf. F. falsification.] 1. The act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not.
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To counterfeit the living image of king in his person exceedeth all falsifications.
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2. Willful misstatement or misrepresentation.
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Extreme necessity . . . forced him upon this bold and violent falsification of the doctrine of the alliance.
Bp. Warburton.
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3. (Equity) The showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong. Story.
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