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pseudology

[soo-dol-uh-jee] /suˈdɒl ə dʒi/
noun, Facetious.
1.
lying considered as an art.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; < Greek pseudología falsehood; see pseudo-, -logy; or E recoinage from same elements
Related forms
pseudological
[sood-l-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌsud lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
adjective
pseudologist, noun
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