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sham

(sham)
1. a hoax; a fraudulent imitation.
2. not genuine; fraudulent; marked by falseness.
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Busra Sham had been in the hands of President Bashar Assad's troops throughout the four-year-old conflict and was considered to be a stronghold of pro-government forces in the southern province of Daraa.
The Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Persistent Postconcussive Symptoms After Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (HOPPS) double-blind study randomized 72 military service members who had persistent postconcussion symptoms for more than 4 months to 40 hyperbaric oxygen treatments, 40 sham treatments in an air-filled chamber, or routine postconcussion care.
If you want to follow your dreams, don't care about what other people say because they'll always put you down," Sham said about basing the song on his own experiences of singing R&B as an Arab artist.
In most sham marriages, a national of a country outside the European Economic Area marries an EEA national in the UK.
Shams had been Education in the presence teachers like Shams Khoi (or Khvnjy).
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Besides the external compliance and preparatory activities, Pak Sham is now in the process of making certain structural changes in its newly built school to accommodate the first batch of Cambridge students.
Magumba showed no emotion as sentence was passed at Bolton Crown Court after he admitted carrying out 28 sham weddings.
She was found to be living with her real, Lithuanian boyfriend, and the sham groom was living next door.
Physicians who are able to recognize possible early warning signs of sham peer review, and are able to take appropriate action to protect themselves, have a better chance of surviving if a sham peer review attack is launched against them.
While the scheme was very successful in decreasing the number of sham marriages, certain couples asserted that it breached their human rights.
After he and frontman Jimmy Pursey went their separate ways in 2006, Parsons formed a new line-up and toured as Sham 69.