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junk science Syllabification: junk sci·ence

Definition of junk science in English:


Untested or unproven theories when presented as scientific fact, especially in a court of law.
Example sentences
  • It is junk science that is unproven and the subject of much serious debate.
  • It is my evaluation that the Greenhouse Theory is junk science, to put it bluntly.
  • There might be lawyers who use junk science - theories that he or she knows have no acceptance among the scientific community.
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