mispackage

verb
mis·​pack·​age | \ ˌmis-ˈpa-kij How to pronounce mispackage (audio) \
mispackaged; mispackaging

Definition of mispackage

transitive verb

: to package (something) improperly or incorrectly … is issuing a recall after some of its product was mispackaged at its Texas plants.— Eryn Taylor

Other Words from mispackage

mispackaged \ ˌmis-​ˈpa-​kijd How to pronounce mispackage (audio) \ adjective
… a lawsuit brought by more than 100 women seeking back child support after 113 of them became pregnant while allegedly taking mispackaged birth control medication. — Jason deBruyn

First Known Use of mispackage

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Mispackage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mispackage. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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