mispositioned

adjective
mis·​po·​si·​tioned | \ ˌmis-pə-ˈzi-shənd How to pronounce mispositioned (audio) \

Definition of mispositioned

: incorrectly or improperly positioned The first recall … affected more than 8,200 vehicles that contained a mispositioned carpet padding, which could get in the way of a driver's foot while braking.— David A. Mann

First Known Use of mispositioned

1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Mispositioned.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mispositioned. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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