Thesaurus / distort

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The decisions we make about where to live are distorted not just by politics that play down climate risks, but also by expensive subsidies and incentives aimed at defying nature.
CLIMATE CHANGE WILL FORCE A NEW AMERICAN MIGRATIONBY ABRAHM LUSTGARTEN, PHOTOGRAPHY BY MERIDITH KOHUTSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Earlier studies about digital contact tracing have been widely distorted.
Because these new constellations are being deployed in lower orbits, they’re much brighter, leaving behind long bright streaks on the image and sometimes distorting other parts of the data.
They take a scientific pose to gain your confidence and then distort the facts to their own purposes.
That concept of distorting perception was important, Ginzel said.
Within other geographic or online communities, the science of vaccine safety, fluoridated drinking water and genetically modified foods is distorted or ignored.
Ill-constructed benches may not only distort the body, but, by reflex influence, the mind as well.
WOODWARD'S COUNTRY HOMESGEORGE E. WOODWARD
Everything was done to encourage them, and nothing to suppress, or distort them.
HEART AND SOULVICTOR MAPES (AKA MAVERIC POST)
To search for hidden unities in the literature of an age is often to distort facts in the interest of theory.
PERSONALITY IN LITERATUREROLFE ARNOLD SCOTT-JAMES
He protests against its use for controversial pamphlets which distort the truth.

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