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fake

Nautical
one round of a coil of rope

fake

[fāk]
(naval architecture)
To lay a rope or chain down in long bights side by side or in coils in regular order.
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At least half of respondents in all 28 EU member states said they come across fake news at least once a week.
com article, the authors talked about many cases where these fake news sites were not intended to sway public opinion but instead to generate ad revenue for their creators.
First, if fake news is encountered, detailed news to counter this with the real information should be presented to the audience.
Sources said no record about the fake degrees which were verified by HEC is available.
According to the CCPO, the total recoveries made during the raid, comprising fake currency, machines and equipment, were worth Rs500m.
The possibility of fake stories being fed to an unsuspecting public has been facilitated in digital media.
As the world's most-used and largest social network, the people behind Facebook should take disinformation seriously, considering that not everyone is well-versed about the distinction between fake news, propaganda, satire and fiction,' the former justice secretary added.
Of all the biased, absurd, and downright FAKE news stories the media wrote about us in 2017, I picked just ELEVEN of the VERY WORST" the text in the email read.
Axact , which claims to be the "world's largest IT company", operates a network of hundreds of fake online universities run by agents from a Karachi call centre.
Following the complaints, Commissioner Bahawalpur division issued directives for conducting inquiry against those employees who got jobs at BVH on fake appointment orders and documents.
In her response, the administrator admitted that there were many fake orders and title deeds in Machakos county.
The officials have discovered a considerable amount of fake money, special papers for printing money and printers in the hideout of the forgers, Intelligence Ministry said on its website.