typographical error

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typographical error

n.
A mistake in printing, typesetting, or typing, especially one caused by striking an incorrect key on a keyboard.

typograph′ical er′ror


n.
an error in printed or typewritten matter resulting from a mistake in typing or from mechanical failure.
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Noun1.typographical error - a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kindtypographical error - a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical failures of some kind
mistake, error - part of a statement that is not correct; "the book was full of errors"
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By GRACE GITAUThe proposal to spend Sh20 million to build a gate for the Nyeri governor's office was a typing error, Governor Mutahi Kahiga has said.
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The ministry clarified that the wrong reply was due to a typing error and had nothing to do with deliberate effort to mislead the House.
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Once the typing error had been spotted, the records were amended.
Due to typing error, the title of The Nation Mirror main story on January 28th 2015 gave impression that SPLA have withdrawn from Renk garrison," he said in a release.
Due to an unfortunate typing error the visit was publicised as a "bossom" tour, which led to her village hall meeting being packed out with a lot of disappointed middle-aged men, or so I'm told.
Government sources, however, defended the young minister and attributed the discrepancy to typing error.
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Mahmood claimed the discrepancy on his insurance documents was down to a typing error.