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miscalculate

mis·cal·cu·late

miscalculate

 
pronunciation:
mihs kaelk y leIt
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: miscalculated, miscalculates, miscalculating
definition: to calculate or judge incorrectly.
He miscalculated the distance from the stop sign to the corner.
similar words:
misjudge
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derivations: miscalculation (n.), miscalculator (n.)
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