falsification etymology

English word falsification comes from English false, English -ification (The process of becoming.)

Detailed word origin of falsification

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
false English (eng) (logic) Of a state in Boolean logic that indicates a negative result.. (music) Out of tune.. Based on factually incorrect premises.. Not essential or permanent, as parts of a structure which are temporary or supplemental.. Not faithful or loyal, as to obligations, allegiance, vows, etc.; untrue; treacherous.. Not well founded; not firm or trustworthy; erroneous.. Spurious, artificial.. [...]
-ification English (eng) The process of becoming.
falsification English (eng) Knowingly false statement or wilful misrepresentation. Showing an item of charge in an account to be wrong. The act of falsifying, or making false; a counterfeiting; the giving to a thing an appearance of something which it is not.

Words with the same origin as falsification

Descendants of false
falsary falsie falsifiability falsifiable falsify falsism falsity falsy fault faultiness tralse
Descendants of -ification
Jewification Seussification beautification chunkification convexification decomplexification electronification firnification fruitification girlification horrification intensification membrification monstrification nullification objectification prettification prudification regasification resinification sulcification unification whorification zonification