junk science

junk science

noun
faulty scientific information or research, especially when used to advance special interests.
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Main Entry:  junk science
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a term for faulty scientific research, data, and claims created for financial or political gain
Example:  Some use junk science to advance their employers' political agendas.
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