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Pretexture
Pretexture Pre*tex"ture (?; 135), n. A pretext. [Obs.]

Meaning of Pretext from wikipedia

- A pretext (adj: pretextual) is an excuse to do something or say something that is not accurate. Pretexts may be based on a half-truth or developed in the...
- historians have suggested that the Gulf of Tonkin Incident was a manufactured pretext for the Vietnam War. North Vietnamese Naval officials have publicly stated...
- concerned with Singh's influence on youths and arrested him in May 1927 on the pretext that he had been involved in a bombing that had taken place in La**** in...
- information. Pretending or pretexting to be another person with the goal of gaining access physically to a system or building. Pretexting (adj. pretextual), is...
- text) 1930 Vulgarity in Literature 1931 Music at Night 1932 Texts and Pretexts 1936 The Olive Tree and other essays (full text) 1937 Ends and Means Reissued...
- company, Narachi, in that land, bought for a lease of 99 years on the pretext of mining limestone. He has five ****ociates, all of who operate away from...
- A Pretext for War: 9/11, Iraq, and the Abuse of America's Intelligence Agencies is a 2004 book by journalist James Bamford that takes a highly critical...
- Spain for New York, where he refused to leave Mary's apartment on the pretext that he was being watched. She quickly took him to Idaho, where George...
- 1909, when Mohammad Ali Shah was defeated and forced to abdicate. On the pretext of restoring order, the Russians occupied northern Iran in 1911 and maintained...
- Godzik, and Gacy, disappeared. Szyc was lured to Gacy's house on the pretext of selling his Plymouth Satellite to Gacy. He was buried in Gacy's crawl...
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