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misleading

adjective uk   us   /ˌmɪsˈliː.dɪŋ/
B2 causing someone to believe something that is not true: misleading information/statements Adverts must not create a misleading impression.
misleadingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
We climbed the misleadingly named 'Short Mountain'.
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