Definitions of spurious:
  • adjective:   plausible but false
    Example: "The spurious inferences from obsolescent notions of causality- Ethel Albert"
  • adjective:   intended to deceive
    Example: "A spurious work of art"
  • adjective:   born out of wedlock
    Example: "The dominions of both rulers passed away to their spurious or doubtful offspring- E.A.Freeman"

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