misrecord

verb
mis·​re·​cord | \ ˌmis-ri-ˈkȯrd How to pronounce misrecord (audio) \
misrecorded; misrecording

Definition of misrecord

transitive verb

: to record (something) wrongly or inaccurately … Gary Hart himself, the man who changed his name from Hartpence and misrecorded his age.— E. J. Dionne Jr.

First Known Use of misrecord

1879, in the meaning defined above

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“Misrecord.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misrecord. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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