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There had to be considered, also, the fraudulency of continuing to inflict such a woman on society in the guise of a lady.

In this instance we hear nothing of fraudulency—time, cumulativeness, the power of massed data.

The fraudulency of the act was thus established, and so recognized by the court, although the accused was acquitted by the jury.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Middle French fraudulent, from Latin fraudulentus "cheating, deceitful," from fraus (see fraud). Related: Fraudulently.

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