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misallocate

[mis-al-uh-keyt] /mɪsˈæl əˌkeɪt/
verb (used with object), misallocated, misallocating.
1.
to allocate mistakenly or improperly:
to misallocate resources.
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misallocation, noun
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  • In many countries taxes are way too high and result in the misallocation of economic resources.

    After the Rain Sam Vaknin

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