miskenning

noun
mis·​kenning | \ "+ \

Definition of miskenning

old English law
: a mistake or variance in pleading or argument in court

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History and Etymology for miskenning

Middle English, from mis- entry 1 + kenning

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“Miskenning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/miskenning. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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