Definitions

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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.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. state of lacking genuineness

Etymologies

spurious +‎ -ness (Wiktionary)

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