misrecord

verb mis·re·cord \ ˌmis-ri-ˈkȯrd \

Definition of misrecord

misrecorded; misrecording
: 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

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