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oversights

noun
plural of oversight

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2 an unintentional departure from truth or accuracy
  • claiming "three billion" instead of "three million" was just an oversight

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3 the duty or function of watching or guarding for the sake of proper direction or control
  • you'll have oversight of the troop until the scoutmaster returns

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“Oversights.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/oversights. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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