misassembled

adjective
mis·​as·​sem·​bled | \ ˌmis-ə-ˈsem-bəld How to pronounce misassembled (audio) \

Definition of misassembled

: having its parts put together in an incorrect way : assembled wrongly The problems … included a wing flap disintegrating in flight on the first day of service, smoke from a misassembled power unit … , and problems in a fire extinguisher system.— George Tibbits

First Known Use of misassembled

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Misassembled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misassembled. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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