disinformation

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Etymology[edit]

From dis- + information, perhaps after Russian дезинформация (dezinformácija), in turn from French désinformation[1].

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disinformation (usually uncountable, plural disinformations)

  1. The dissemination of intentionally false information to deliberately confuse or mislead.

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  1. ^ http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=disinformation