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faux

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfauxfaux /fəʊ $ foʊ/ adjective [only before noun] especially American English  ARTIFICIALartificial, but made to look real syn false faux pearls
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fauxEven your basic beach motel is putting up faux columns.What is evolving is a derivative style, or faux formal.They tend to have a faux friendliness to them.And when the lights dimmed, faux snow began to float down from the ceiling and on to the sweet-smelling soil.I create fine art from found objects, and also work extensively in faux stone.
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