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miseducate

[mis-ej-oo-keyt] /mɪsˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪt/
verb (used with object), miseducated, miseducating.
1.
to educate improperly.
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miseducation, noun
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Word Origin and History for miseducation
miseducation
"wrong or faulty education," 1620s, from mis- (1) + education.
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