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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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Maybe because that is the domain of Aguirre, the master of fakery. Justice under Aguirre is fake,' the senator said.
It's a form of fakery and trickery DIANA BEARD ON THE SHOW'S BINGATE SCANDAL
The broadcasting world is built on fakery. I recall watching a recorded interview take place, with all its spontaneous asides and bon mots, the laughter at responses, the bursts of wit.
As a whole, the "International" wavered between the qualities embodied by these two shows--between the historical seriousness of the former and the flagrant fakery of the latter.
With fascinating footage of fakery from the statue in Citizen Kane to the blurred focus dinosaurs of Jurassic Park, we already know cinema is the art of illusion (you'll believe a man can fly even if you won't believe Christopher Reeve can act), butwith the phenomenal success of the alomputer generated Toy Story, are we on the verge of a new revolution?
In the Japan-born and New York-based photographer's highly sophisticated estheticism, fakery does not automatically imply the hollowness of fraudulence, the distance of irony, nor the emptiness of cynicism as much as it presents the possibility of refinement, nuance, and self-conscious delectation.
C4 was accused of fakery when producers on Grylls' 28-day survival experiment altered a water supply on the Pacific island.
BEAR Grylls insists his Channel 4 show The Island is a "true test of survival", despite fakery claims.
CHANNEL 4 was accused of fakery last night after it emerged producers set up a water supply and let loose two crocodiles on survival show The Island with Bear Grylls.
The show was caught in another fakery storm in 2007 after it staged a caravan fire.
SIR David Attenborough has defended his next project from claims of fakery after the Frozen Planet polar bear fiasco.
Whereas movies mimic a waking dream state, 3D's fakery is effective for kids' cartoons, video games, and gimmicky pulp.