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The application of general principles of ethics to specific problems of right and wrong in conduct, in order to solve or clarify them
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  1. The application of general principles of ethics to specific problems of right and wrong in conduct, in order to solve or clarify them
  2. The process of answering practical questions via interpretation of rules or cases that illustrate such rules, especially in ethics.
  3. Subtle but misleading or false reasoning; sophistry, often, specif., about moral issues
Incorrectness of reasoning or belief; erroneousness.
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  1. Incorrectness of reasoning or belief; erroneousness.
  2. (--- Logic) An argument which does not conform to the rules of logic, esp. one that appears to be sound
  3. An error in reasoning; flaw or defect in argument
A flawed argument superficially correct in its reasoning, usually designed to deceive. An intentional fallacy.
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  1. A flawed argument superficially correct in its reasoning, usually designed to deceive. An intentional fallacy.
  2. A clever and plausible but fallacious argument or form of reasoning, esp. one intended to deceive
  3. A plausible but fallacious argument.
  1. Sophism
  2. Plausible but fallacious argumentation.
  3. Unsound or misleading but clever, plausible, and subtle argument or reasoning
The property of being spurious.
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