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English definition of “misstate”


verb [T]     /ˌmɪsˈsteɪt/ mainly US formal
to express a fact that is not correct: Yesterday's obituary of Randall M. Klose misstated the date of his death.Making mistakes misstatement     /-mənt/ noun [C or U]
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