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pseudo-

(word root) false
Examples of words with the root pseudo-: pseudonym
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pseudo-

or pseud-
pref.
1. False; deceptive; sham: pseudoscience.
2. Apparently similar: pseudocoel.

[Greek, from pseudēs, false, from pseudein, to lie.]
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pseudo-

or sometimes before a vowel

pseud-

combining form
1. false, pretending, or unauthentic: pseudo-intellectual.
2. having a close resemblance to: pseudopodium.
[from Greek pseudēs false, from pseudein to lie]
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pseu•do

(ˈsu doʊ)

adj., n., pl. -dos. adj.
1. false or spurious; sham; pretended.
n.
2. a false or pretentious person.

pseudo-

a combining form meaning “false,” “pretended,” “unreal” (pseudoclassic; pseudointellectual), “closely or deceptively resembling” (pseudocarp).
Also, esp. before a vowel,pseud-.
[< Greek, comb. form of pseudḗs false, pseûdos falsehood]
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pseudo-

adjective false, pretended, artificial, fake, phoney or phony (informal), mock, imitation, bogus, sham, counterfeit, spurious, ersatz, not genuine, quasi- What a load of pompous, pseudo-intellectual rubbish!
genuine, authentic, real, true, actual, sincere, honest, heartfelt, bona fide, dinkum (Austral & N.Z. informal), unfeigned
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Translations

pseudo-

[ˈsjuːdəʊ-] prefixpseudo-
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pseudo-

prefPseudo-, pseudo; pseudo-scientificpseudowissenschaftlich
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pseudo-

pref pseudo-, seudo- (RAE)
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resolve a dispute about the brewery's Psuedo Sue beer with the Field Museum in Chicago.
The man has often made headlines for his unfiltered comments and statements which may have drawn the irk of the psuedo elites,' as he likes to label them, more than just a few times.
(z-stat) COM[P.sub.t-1] 1.280 (***) [DELTA]COM[P.sub.t-1] (4.28) INTCO[V.sub.t-1] 0.271 (***) [DELTA]INTCO[V.sub.t-1] (10.27) RO[A.sub.t-1] 0.532 (*) [DELTA]RO[A.sub.t-1] (1.87) LE[V.sub.t-1] -1.331 (***) [DELTA]LE[V.sub.t-1] (-12.24) LM[V.sub.t-1] 0.530 (***) [DELTA]LM[V.sub.t-1] (28.62) BET[A.sub.t-1] -0.319 (***) [DELTA]BET[A.sub.t-1] (-11.25) IDI[O.sub.t-1] -46.302 (***) [DELTA]IDI[O.sub.t-1] (-20.94) LOS[S.sub.t-1] -0.298 (***) [DELTA]LOS[S.sub.t-1] (-10.77) BT[M.sub.t-1] 0.021 [DELTA]BT[M.sub.t-1] (0.63) GDP[R.sub.t-1] 0.484 (***) GDP[R.sub.t-1] (27.78) Year Fixed Yes Year Fixed # of obs 31,238 # of obs Psuedo R-sq 0.233 Psuedo R-sq Dep.
Equation 11 was estimated using the Psuedo Poisson Maximum Likelihood estimator and equations 12 and 13 were estimated, simultaneously, using the Heckman estimator.
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The rate of decolorization was analysed with Psuedo First order (PFO) kinetics by equations below:
Sample Psuedo Code of IDH API application Function parseIntention (Intention intention) { // Parse Intention Trigger trigger = Intention.getTrigger(); Action[] action = Intention.getAction(); // Set Data Channel DataChannel dchannel = new DataChannel(); dchannel.setSource( trigger.getDataShource()); dchannel.setCondition( trigger.getCondition()); // Set Action(s) Action 1stAction = new Action(); 1stAction.setTargetDevice(action[0].getTarget()); 1stAction.setAction(action[0].getDesiredAction()); // Set Callback on DataChannel dchannel.suscribe( Action.getTarget(),1stAction); } 5.