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error

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈerər/
B2 a mistake, especially one that can cause problems: a computer error/human error to make an error The documents were destroyed in error (= by mistake) by the police.Faults and mistakes
Translations of “error”
in Korean 오류, 에러…
in Arabic خَطأ…
in French erreur…
in Turkish yanlış, hata, kusur…
in Italian errore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 錯誤, 謬誤, 差錯…
in Russian ошибка…
in Polish błąd, pomyłka…
in Spanish error, equivocación…
in Portuguese erro…
in German der Fehler, der Irrtum…
in Catalan error…
in Japanese 間違い…
in Chinese (Simplified) 错误, 谬误, 差错…
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