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defame
used in Fast Food Nation

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Definition
to hurt someone's reputation through false statements
  • Under American law, an accuser must prove that the allegations at the heart of a libel case are not only false and defamatory, but also have been recklessly, negligently, or deliberately spread.
    p. 245.8
defamatory = hurt someone's reputation (falsely)
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