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misinformationnoun [U]

uk   /ˌmɪs.ɪn.fəˈmeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-fɚ-/
wronginformation, or the ​fact that ​people are ​misinformed: There's a lot of misinformation about the ​disease that ​needs to be ​corrected. informationintended to ​deceive: His ​electioncampaign was ​based on misinformation about the ​rivalcandidates.
(Definition of misinformation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “misinformation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 错误的信息, 假消息…
in Chinese (Traditional) 錯誤的資訊, 假消息…
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