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English definition of “misapprehension”

misapprehension

noun [C]     /ˌmɪsæprɪˈhenʃən/ formal
an idea or opinion about someone or something that is wrong : [+ that] He was labouring under the misapprehension (= wrongly believed ) that she loved him.Misunderstanding
(Definition of misapprehension noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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