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- n. The property of being spurious.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Illegitimacy; the state of being bastard, or not of legitimate birth: as, spuriousness of issue.
- n. The state or quality of being spurious, counterfeit, false, or not genuine: as, the spuriousness of drugs, of coin, or of writings.
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- n. state of lacking genuineness
spurious + -ness (Wiktionary)