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While I agree with your specific objection, and would never myself call an intentionally untrue statement intended to conceal some fact anything but a lie, I am not a character in a fictional work and the character in question is certainly not me. The line "That isn't a lie" is fine as-is, and it also serves the useful secondary purpose of expressing the ...
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