Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An erroneous entry or charge, as of an account.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An erroneous entry or charge, as of an account.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An erroneous entry or charge, as in an account.

Etymologies

mis- +‎ entry (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The devil's in the detail of course, but the fact is that there have now been numerous examples of data misentry - some resulting in near-disaster, many going unreported - particularly on less-critical narrowbody operations.

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