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miscite

[mis-sahyt] /mɪsˈsaɪt/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), miscited, misciting.
1.
to misquote.
Origin
1585-1595
1585-95; mis-1 + cite
Related forms
miscitation, noun
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  • It is even more inappropriate to miscite the underlying sources.
  • It is unclear whether the error was the result of a mistake in transcription or a miscite.
  • It is apparent from the quoted language, that this is a miscite.

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