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misprint

[n. mis-print, mis-print; v. mis-print] /n. ˈmɪsˌprɪnt, mɪsˈprɪnt; v. mɪsˈprɪnt/
noun
1.
a mistake in printing, as an instance of printing a letter or word other than that intended.
verb (used with object)
2.
to print incorrectly.
Origin of misprint
1485-1495
1485-95; mis-1 + print
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misprint

noun (ˈmɪsˌprɪnt)
1.
an error in printing, made through damaged type, careless reading, etc
verb (ˌmɪsˈprɪnt)
2.
(transitive) to print (a letter) incorrectly
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Word Origin and History for misprint
v.

late 15c.; from mis- (1) + print (v.). Related: misprinted; misprinting. The noun is first attested 1818.

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