Definition of 'apocryphal'
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`I mean, I've heard a story, though I wasn't sure how apocryphal it was. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)A very obscure one, though - and again referred to only cryptically, even in the more apocryphal works of the time. NIGHT SISTERS (2001)Then, the day he decided to pull out -- that was probably apocryphal, but when his money was just about gone -- suddenly he struck lucky. HIGH STAND (2001)
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