typo

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noun ty·po \ˈtī-(ˌ)pō\

Definition of typo

plural

typos

  1. :  an error (as of spelling) in typed or typeset material

Examples of typo in a sentence

  1. I spotted three typos on the menu.

Origin and Etymology of typo

short for typographical (error)


First Known Use: 1878


TYPO Defined for English Language Learners

typo

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noun ty·po \ˈtī-(ˌ)pō\

Definition of typo for English Language Learners

  • : a mistake (such as a misspelled word) in typed or printed text


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