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  • v. Present participle of misread.
  • n. an incorrect reading

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Erroneous reading or citation; misinterpretation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. misinterpretation caused by inaccurate reading


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