misconstruct


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misconstruct

(ˌmɪskənˈstrʌkt)
vb (tr)
to construct badlyto misconstrue
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For Taylor, Hindess, and Hirst misconstruct the idea of the AMP only to reject it, whereas the AMP is best understood rather as a nondevelopmental mode of production.
There are numerous ways in which students can misconstruct concepts and principles largely due to failing of shifting between macroscopic and microscopic phenomena.
This would be to misconstruct the history of the book in antiquity.