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misstate

verb [T] uk   us   /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.
misstatement
noun [C or U] uk   us   /-mənt/
Translations of “misstate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 錯報,誤述…
in Chinese (Simplified) 错报…
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