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misconception

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌmɪs.kənˈsep.ʃən/
an idea which is wrong because it has been based on a failure to understand a situation
误解,错误的想法
We hope our work will help to change popular misconceptions about disabled people.
我们希望我们的工作有助于改变一般人对残疾人的错误看法。
[+ that] I'd like to clear up the common misconception that American society is based on money.
我想消除一种普遍的误解,即认为美国社会是以金钱为基础的。
Misunderstanding
(Definition of misconception from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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