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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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In some ways, this inability to completely veil Williams' subtext reflects the film's major theme of mendacity, to self and others, and its ultimate destructiveness.
b) Beyond mendacity, there is liberal paternalism, of which these forced cancellations are a classic case.
IN A breathtaking example of Tory mendacity, "Minister for Merseyside" Michael Heseltine claims he rescued Liverpool from the fate of managed decline proposed by Howe.
Yet unwittingly it also reveals the mendacity behind Israel's whole approach to these negotiations.
GEORGE Galloway plumbed new depths of mendacity and nastiness with his column on December 28, 2009.
I love that, that aspect of photography--the mendacity of photography--it's got to have some kind of peculiarity in it or it's not interesting.
The two together could be, well, a bit dry Joe Wells can be counted on for a good tale or two of people who are coldly calculating in the villainous sense of the term, revealing the all-too-human motivations of greed and mendacity.
Next to no old recorded data exists, the story is mainly mendacity from Aber-based nationalists in the 1800s.
Playwright Jason Wells' Men of Tortuga caused a buzz a couple of seasons ago at the Asolo Rep, with its blend of high tension and dark comedy; now the Chicago-based writer returns with Perfect Mendacity, another topical world premiere running May 15 through June 14 in the Cook Theatre.
An anonymous letter writer who calls himself 'Sticky' (GDN, July 8) claims that "Paul Balles in his column on June 29 'Demented morality', appears to be suffering from a mild case of mendacity himself (a trait he apparently finds condemnable in others, particularly if they happen to be the US president).
conference titled, "Pants on Fire, Political Mendacity and the Rise of Media Fact-Checkers.
But combined, they form a picture of breathtaking mendacity.