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Noun, No-adjective
1. sophistry; sophism; chicanery; play on words
Wikipedia definition
2. SophismSophism in the modern definition is a specious argument used for deceiving someone. In ancient Greece, sophists were a category of teachers who specialized in using the tools of philosophy and rhetoric for the purpose of teaching arete — excellence, or virtue — predominantly to young statesmen and nobility.
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Other forms
奇弁 【きべん】詭辯 【きべん】危弁 【きべん】
Notes
詭辯: Out-dated kanji.

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