DECEPTION

1. Distortion of facts. 2. Animal behaviour. Where false information is provided to others so the individual has more resources for itself.

DECEPTION: "Some animals use deception in order to have more food for themselves."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DECEPTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deception/ (accessed October 22, 2017).
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