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said of diseases or plants that have a superficial resemblance to another plant or disease.

false acacia
false blackleg
cellulitis and myositis caused by Clostridium septicum and C. novyi. More commonly called malignant edema. Characterized by high fever, severe toxemia and local swelling around a wound with subsequent local gangrene and a high mortality rate.
false blusher
see amanitapantherina—a mushroom.
false buckbush
see gyrostemonaustralasicus.
false bursa
see hygroma.
false castor oil plant
daturastramonium, D. ferox.
false columnaris disease
similar to columnaris disease but caused by infection with the bacteria Cytophaga johnsonae. Characterized by skin erosion especially at the fins and jaws.
false distemper
a disease of horses with some similarity to strangles. See pectoral abscess.
false garlic
false gid
see oestrusovis.
false hellebore
veratrumcalifornicum, V. viride.
false indigo
false joint
a fracture in a long bone that does not heal; the ends callus over and there is mobility at the point.
false layer
a hen with all the appearances and the behavior of a laying hen but which does not lay any eggs. There is a defect in ovum entrapment and the eggs are discharged into the peritoneal cavity although egg peritonitis is not apparent.
false lupine
thermopsismontana, T. rhombifolia.
false negative
when the result of a test in a patient is negative when the disease or condition which is the subject of the search is present.
false positive
false quarter
a condition of the horse's hoof in which a serious injury to the coronet causes an overgrowth of horn which overlaps the normal wall.
false scorpions
members of the order Pseudoscorpiones. Nonvenomous arachnids called also book scorpions.

Patient discussion about false

Q. I am allergic to most of artificial perfumes and body sprays. is there is any method of treatment? If posible, also i need some advices about how to keep my body odour fresh and cool.

A. It depends what you mean by allergic. If you mean that all deodorants/ perfumes and such cause you skin rash - or eczema (a type of mild dermatitis), then it is a very known reaction to ingredients in those products that contain alcohol. You should buy only product that say 'anti-perspirant' on them, meaning they are less likely to cause such allergies. If you are suffering from mal body odur you should bathe twice a day (and use also an 'anti-perspirant' soap.) and consult a dermatologist on the proper treatment for you.

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minimum and maximum degree of truth, indeterminacy and falsity.
Formal truth and falsity pertain to judgments concerning ideas as representations.
In footnote 20 we learn that 'this type of falsity is called "formal" because these acts (of will)| apply to "ideas in the formal sense", that is, with reference to the truth or falsity of the objects they represent' (70).
But it is a fraud if the same doctor tells a court that his determination of the truth or falsity of a defendant's religion was based on science and that he knows this to a degree of medical certainty.
The federal district court in Franzon's underlying action held that he was a limited public figure who must prove recklessness as to the truth of the statements made, but not knowledge of their falsity.
And dear falsity is a particularly ambiguous category.
Nothing so warms the heart of a contrarian as the self-evident falsity of a time-tested bromide.
First they rate their confidence in its truth or falsity, then they receive feedback about whether or not it's true, and finally they recall their original confidence rating.
Instances of radical revelation expose the text's simultaneous claim to utter falsity and the naked truth.
His sex drawings are far the most bracing - Queenie walking around naked, or fucking, or thinking about it afterward, or jumping up from a bed in panic - but they don't go far enough, and the clue to that might be in the cloying falsity that today is so patent in March's writing, however it might have read in the '20s.
Justice Brennan's bold theory of truth - that falsity is a means of ascertaining truth - has matured into stable constitutional jurisprudence.
The Court held that to establish libel and collect damages, "public officials' must prove not only that a story was false and defamatory but also that it was printed with knowledge of its falsity, or with "reckless disregard' for the truth.