(noun) Criminal falsification through reproduction or modification of an object with fraudulent intent.
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- Plural: forgeries
- A type of crime.
- A (noun) forger (also called a counterfeiter)(verb) forges a forgery.
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How to Cite the Definition of Forgery
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “forgery.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 18, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/forgery/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
forgery. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/forgery/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “forgery.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 18, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/forgery/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“forgery.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 18 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/forgery/>.