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lie detectors

noun
plural of lie detector

Synonyms of lie detectors

an instrument for detecting physical signs of the tension that goes with lying
  • hooked the suspect up to a lie detector before interrogating him about the robbery

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“Lie detectors.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lie%20detectors. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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