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fallacy
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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a mistaken belief; or a common form of incorrect reasoning
  • When I said that you stimulated me I meant, to be frank, that in noting your fallacies I was occasionally guided towards the truth.
    Chapter 1 — Mr. Sherlock Holmes (30% in)

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