Chambers gives several interesting words with the caco - root, eg "cacoepy", bad pronunciation, "cacology", also bad pronunciation and bad choice of words as well.
Ephems of BLB
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chelster commented on the word cacoepy
"Incorrect pronunciation; mispronunciation: opposed to orthoepy." — Century Dictionary (1914 ed.)
September 20, 2010
reesetee commented on the word cacoepy
The mispronunciation of words. (The fact that it's so damn hard to pronounce is no help at all.)
October 3, 2007