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misconception

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌmɪskənˈsepʃən/
when your understanding of something is wrong
неправильное представление
[+ that] It's a common misconception that older workers cannot learn to use new technology.Misunderstanding
Translations of “misconception”
in Spanish idea equivocada, concepto erróneo…
in French idée/opinion fausse…
in German das Mißverständnis…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誤解,錯誤的想法…
in Turkish yanlış kanı/anlama/yorumlama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 误解,错误的想法…
in Polish błędne przekonanie…
(Definition of misconception from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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