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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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'I have never believed the principle of faking it till you make it because it is a faulty principle that often puts people in trouble.
Faking a bias may involve intentionally manipulating one's responding in order to misrepresent the response patterns that would occur in the absence of such intentions.
But Kendall is not the only one who's faking her way to the top of the list.
But this is different from the fakery of trompe l'oeil or a photoshopped picture--two kinds of artistic illusions that are themselves distinct kinds of faking, as are faked-up Doric columns on a suburban house.