miseducation

noun
mis·​ed·​u·​ca·​tion | \ ˌmis-ˌe-jə-ˈkā-shən How to pronounce miseducation (audio) \
plural miseducations

Definition of miseducation

: poor, wrong, or harmful education … it's getting easier to blame the miseducation of poor students solely on lack of discipline.The New York Times Book Review

First Known Use of miseducation

1611, in the meaning defined above

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“Miseducation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/miseducation. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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