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junk science

noun
1.
faulty scientific information or research, especially when used to advance special interests.
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Contemporary definitions for junk science
noun

a term for faulty scientific research, data, and claims created for financial or political gain

Examples

Some use junk science to advance their employers' political agendas.

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