typographical error

Definition of typographical error

  1. :  a mistake (such as a misspelled word) in typed or printed text The book contains a number of typographical errors.

Word by Word Definitions

typographicplay typographical
  1. :  of, relating to, or occurring or used in typography or typeset matter

  1. :  an act or condition of ignorant or imprudent deviation from a code of behavior

    :  an act involving an unintentional deviation from truth or accuracy

    :  an act that through ignorance, deficiency, or accident departs from or fails to achieve what should be done : such as

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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