misleading

adjective

Legal Definition of misleading

: possessing the capacity or tendency to create a mistaken understanding or impression — compare deceptive, fraudulent

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“Misleading.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/misleading. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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