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containing fundamental errors in reasoning

tending to lead one into error

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containing or based on a fallacy

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intended to deceive

based on an incorrect or misleading notion or information

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My advice to Peter Obi is to call his supporters to order and seek for political restitution for cooking up fallacious stories against Governor Obiano just to pull him down at all cost.
Such fallacious assertions are counterproductive and detrimental," the spokesman said when asked about his comments on Nato secretary general's accusations against Pakistan of harbouring terrorists and terrorist safe havens in its territory.
Many have raised concerns that the unit's work may be akin to the misinformation and fallacious reports spread in the aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 tragedy that killed all 298 civilians on board.
I also think it is wholly fallacious - and coming from Uncle Sam it is a piece of outrageous and exorbitant hypocrisy.
When initially there was a vote on having a town council the arguments for it were fallacious but as matters stand it is up to them whether again there is a call for the abolition of the town council and questioning whether this extra tier of local government is necessary.
Please do not drag this fine magazine in the mud by printing such fallacious opinions in future issues.
Extending prison terms under fallacious grounds has already prevented the release of Mr.
There was a time when life forms were qualified according to their apparent commercial or aesthetic utility to the human race, but I thought we had grown well beyond that narrow and fallacious view to a more holistic one--one that does not Include "trash" life forms, but rather one that celebrates all life forms and recognizes their unique roles in a complex environment.
He affirmed that all the initiatives have contributed to refuting the fallacious allegations disseminated by some foreign media outlets to undermine the achievements of the Kingdom, pointing out that citizens' condemnation and rejection of such claims have confirmed the national cohesion.
Nothing can be more fallacious than this kind of argument.
It is clear now that the Syrian regime is targeting Lebanese and Syrian civilians with its aircraft and missiles' fires, and, targeting these innocent people proves its fallacious claims about military centers in Arsal," he said.
COLORADO, along with Uruguay, has legalised cannabis thus weakening the apparently fallacious argument for banning dangerous substances.
Mass destruction ruled by mankind, there are no winners, no prizes, no medals, no just acclaim, just a senseless reminder of life's fearful, fallacious game If only religion would come to see, what it really ought to be.
In the second they feature theoretical and empirical investigations into "dual-process" accounts of mental processing, where one "system" handles quick and often fallacious reasoning and another more analytical system that is strongly influenced by developmental events and factors.
Often, though, we allow our internal biases and fallacious thinking to skew objective thinking of risks.