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mis·la·bel

 (mĭs-lā′bəl)
tr.v. mis·la·beled, mis·la·bel·ing, mis·la·bels also mis·la·belled or mis·la·bel·ling
To label inaccurately.

mislabel

(ˌmɪsˈleɪbəl)
vb (tr) , -bels, -belling or -belled, -bels, -beling or -beled
to label wrongly

mis•la•bel

(mɪsˈleɪ bəl)

v.t. -beled, -bel•ing or (esp. Brit.) -belled, -bel•ling.
to label wrongly, incorrectly, or misleadingly: to mislabel a bottle of medicine.
[1945–50]

mislabel


Past participle: mislabelled
Gerund: mislabelling

Imperative
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
I am mislabelling
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Present Perfect
I have mislabelled
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Past Continuous
I was mislabelling
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
I will be mislabelling
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been mislabelling
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been mislabelling
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been mislabelling
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Conditional
I would mislabel
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Past Conditional
I would have mislabelled
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It is alleged that on or about February 12, 2013, Dafydd Raw-Rees, the owner and Food Business Operator of Farmbox Meats Limited in Aberystwyth and Colin Patterson, the company representative, mislabelled goat meat as either lamb or mutton for the purposes of sale."
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Three men have been arrested over allegations that horsemeat was mislabelled as beef.
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