misdescriptive

adjective mis·de·scrip·tive \-ptiv, -tēv also -təv\

Definition of misdescriptive

  1. :  serving to describe incorrectly ruled that the label was misdescriptive and could not be used

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Origin and Etymology of misdescriptive

1mis- + descriptive


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