- the false ascription of a piece of writing to an author.
Origin of pseudepigraphy
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Examples from the Web for pseudepigraphy
Again it is a notable specimen of early Christian pseudepigraphy, and one which had manifold and far-reaching results.
Word Origin and History for pseudepigraphy
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