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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A mistake in typed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind v. - Type up incorrectly.

Usage examples (29)
  • A one-word misprint has cost Australia's Penguin group thousands of dollars.
  • That's what they mean by "misprint", not a spelling mistake.
  • An EA rep on the Spore forums termed it a "misprint" in the manual.
  • Accounts manager Tighe put the error down to a "misprint" but also admitted her CV was for more
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