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fallacious-adjective     /fəˈleɪʃəs/ Show Spelled Pronunciation [fuh-ley-shuhs]
1. containing a fallacy; logically unsound: fallacious arguments.
2. deceptive; misleading: fallacious testimony.
3. disappointing; delusive: a fallacious peace.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/fallacious

Much as it disappointed him to admit it, his logic that, if was Friday than he got ice cream, and he got ice cream so it must be a Friday, was fallacious.

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