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    the misrepresentation of significant facts in the context of an intimate relationship

    Gloria became a victim of romantic deception when she learned that her fiance Al had never graduated from law school, as he had claimed.

    Submitted by b4ucommit from United States on 25/11/2010

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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