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English definition of “misplace”

misplace

verb [T] uk   /ˌmɪsˈpleɪs/ us  
C2 to lose something temporarily by forgetting where you have put it: She misplaced her keys so often that her secretary used to carry spare ones for her.Losing and lossWinning and losing
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