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: to incorrectly identify or set forth the meaning of (something, such as a word) : to define wrongly
a term that is often misdefined in textbooks … and misdefine what it means to engage in quid pro quo. —Olympia Meola
1813, in the meaning defined above
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to deposit or conceal in a hiding place
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