Deception is defined as an untrue falsehood, or is the act of lying to or tricking someone.
A narrow opening; a groove or slit:
A usually adjustable opening in an optical instrument, such as a camera or telescope, that limits the amount of light passing through a lens or onto a mirror.
Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
(Card Games) The cards (one from each player) played and won in a single round
One of the divisions of a golf course, from tee to cup.
(Law) The plea or mode of defense under which a person on trial for a crime proves or attempts to prove that he was in another place when the alleged act was committed; as, to set up an alibi; to prove an alibi
A means or way of escape
An explanation designed to avoid or alleviate guilt or negative judgment.
The act or an instance of becoming open or being made to open:
A person, group, etc. that is not in power, in office, or in a favored position
A passage for escape or exit; a vent.
A cover-up; front
A long, narrow opening or crack
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