subreption

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subreption

noun deception, deliberate misrepreeentation, fabrication, false swearing, falsehood, guile, invention, lying, mendacity, misrepresentation, perjury, prevarication, untruth
See also: deceit, fraud, misstatement

SUBREPTION, French law. By this word is understood the fraud committed to obtain a pardon, title, or grant, by alleging facts contrary to truth.