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  • n. A “slip of the finger”; a miskeying.

Etymologies

From the Latin: lāpsus ("a slipping or falling") (lāpsūs in the plural) + digitī ("of [a / the] finger"), genitive singular form of digitus ("finger") = “a finger’s slipping”; compare lapsus digitorum. (Wiktionary)

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