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verb [T] uk   /ˌmɪsˈmæn.ɪdʒ/ us  
to organize or control something badly: The restaurant was hopelessly mismanaged by a former rock musician with no business experience.
noun [U] uk   /-mənt/ us  
mismanagement of the economy/economic mismanagement allegations of fraud and mismanagement
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