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supposititious

[suh-poz-i-tish-uh s] /səˌpɒz ɪˈtɪʃ əs/
adjective
1.
fraudulently substituted or pretended; spurious; not genuine.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Latin suppositīcius, equivalent to supposit(us) (past participle of suppōnere; see supposition) + -īcius -itious
Related forms
supposititiously, adverb
supposititiousness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for supposititiousness

supposititious

/səˌpɒzɪˈtɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
substituted with intent to mislead or deceive
Derived Forms
supposititiously, adverb
supposititiousness, noun
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