lapsus linguae

[lahp-soos ling-gwahy; English lap-suhs ling-gwee]
Latin.
a slip of the tongue.
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lapsus linguae (ˈlɪŋɡwiː)
 
n
a slip of the tongue
 
[Latin]

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We have held before that a reasoned decision should not be vacated merely because a lapsus linguae occurred.
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