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deception

[di′sep·shən]
(electronics)
The deliberate radiation, reradiation, alteration, absorption, or reflection of electromagnetic energy in a manner intended to mislead an enemy in the interpretation of information received by his electronic systems.
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Horan, along with co-author Melanie Booth-Butterfield, a professor at West Virginia University, discovered that non-married individuals expressed deceptive affection about three times a week to romantic partners.
It was Enterasys' misstatement of revenue from the transactions, not the transactions themselves, that was deceptive," according to the motion.
In 800 Chicago hotel reviews, their software was able to pick out deceptive reviews nine times out of 10.
Grossman, Shapiro (1988) divided the counterfeits into two categories the deceptive and non-deceptive counterfeits.
Summary: A former Tory peer made "false, deceptive and misleading" claims for expenses, a court has heard.
Florida's Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act serves two purposes: It protects consumers from financial harm resulting from unfair business practices, and it levels the playing field so that legitimate, law-abiding businesses are not forced to compete with operations that skirt state law.
CCP concluded that marketing of such a claim in the absence of a clear and legible disclaimer is deceptive and misleading in terms of Section 10 of the Competition Act, 2010.
Islamabad -- The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has issued a Policy Note to the federal and provincial governments recommending that they suitably amend, within their territorial jurisdictions, the Partnership Act, 1932, the Societies Registration Act, 1860, the Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies (Registration and Control) Ordinance, 1961, the Trusts Act, 1882 and the Co-Operative Societies Act, 1925 so as to bar registration of potentially deceptive firm names with an aim to minimize the potential for deceptive marketing.
26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help close an inquiry into false and deceptive Made in the USA claims on its website, Walmart assured the Federal Trade Commission last week that it had scrubbed all U.
Synopsis: "The Deceptive Fibionary " is comprised of three thought-provoking and deceptive short stories Leagan E.
Global Banking News-July 22, 2015--Citi fined for deceptive card practices