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misapprehension

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1 a failure to understand correctly
  • tried to eliminate all misapprehensions about the planned riverfront development

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2 a wrong judgment
  • a common misapprehension about how our language functions

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“Misapprehension.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misapprehension. Accessed 29 Mar. 2020.

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