impostorous

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imposture (ɪmˈpɒstʃə)
 
n
the act or an instance of deceiving others, esp by assuming a false identity
 
[C16: from French, from Late Latin impostūra, from Latin impōnere; see impose]
 
impostrous
 
adj
 
impostorous
 
adj
 
im'posturous
 
adj

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