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An '''urban myth''' or '''urban legend''' is a story that is widely believed to be true but which lacks evidence to support it. Typically there is some "kernel of truth" upon which the story is based, but the facts have been altered or exaggerated to such an extent that the story is not at all reliable.
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An '''urban legend''' or '''urban myth''' is a story that is widely believed to be true but which lacks evidence to support it. Typically there is some "kernel of truth" upon which the story is based, but the facts have been altered or exaggerated to such an extent that the story is not at all reliable.
  
 
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An urban legend or urban myth is a story that is widely believed to be true but which lacks evidence to support it. Typically there is some "kernel of truth" upon which the story is based, but the facts have been altered or exaggerated to such an extent that the story is not at all reliable.

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