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misusage

[mis-yoo-sij, -zij] /mɪsˈyu sɪdʒ, -zɪdʒ/
noun
1.
wrong or improper usage, as of words.
2.
bad or abusive treatment.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; mis-1 + usage
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