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disinformation

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Third edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780199666317
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191800979
disinformation

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a more sinister equivalent of propaganda, is first attested in 1939 in relation to a German ‘Disinformation Service’. Since

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