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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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likely to be feigning or uncooperative as to be legitimately
This research typically examined the prevalence of feigning orgasm, or investigated potential factors that may be associated with this behaviour; such as, cognitive distraction during sexual activity (Dove & Wiederman, 2000), sexual experience, sexual attitudes, and self-perceived physical attractiveness (Wiederman, 1997).
However, Unstructured Clinical Interviews do not contain any systematic procedures for the control of feigning, the differential diagnosis of which should always be considered prior to the diagnosis of PTSD, thus it fails to meet the Daubert Standard (Daubert v.
The timing of his injury raised suspicions, as Umar was earlier accused of feigning a back injury last year when Pakistan were planning to drop his elder brother Kamran after his poor show behind the stumps in the Sydney Test.
In the NCAA rulebook, under a section called The Football Code, feigning injury is listed as an unethical practice.
Adaptive significance of death feigning posture as a specialized inducible defense against gape-limited predators.
27) After feigning a speech in order to convey the impression that he suffers from an incapacitating generic melancholy, Hamlet then pretends that he has just noticed the presence of Ophelia: "Soft you, now, / The fair Ophelia" (87-88).
Moreover, the results obtained from the original MMPI-2 validity scales were used to calculate the configurations that have proven to be effective for the detection of feigning of disorders (Duckworth & Anderson, 1995).
In case the defensive behavior of death feigning does not work, specimens of Leptodeira annulata ashmeadii may expel bad odor substances by the cloacal opening, to dissuade a potential predator or casual handler (pers.
Both men have been slinging mud at each other over the past week, with Henry first criticising France for bringing a weakened squad to New Zealand and then accusing them of spoiling tactics and feigning injury in last Saturdays Test.
He concluded that this was a new example of an animal feigning death.