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misconstruction

noun

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a failure to understand correctly
  • his misconstruction of the blueprints led to some costly and time-consuming repairs

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The first known use of misconstruction was circa 1535

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“Misconstruction.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misconstruction. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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