misorient

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mis·o·ri·ent

 (mĭs-ôr′ē-ənt, -ĕnt′)
tr.v. mis·o·ri·ent·ed, mis·o·ri·ent·ing, mis·o·ri·ents
To orient incorrectly or inappropriately.

mis·o′ri·en·ta′tion n.

misorient

(ˌmɪsˈɔːrɪɛnt)
vb (tr)
to orient badly or incorrectly

mis•o•ri•ent

(mɪsˈɔr iˌɛnt, -ˈoʊr-)

v.t.
to orient wrongly or improperly.
[1950–55]
mis•o`ri•en•ta′tion, n.
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A vicious cycle is possible: theological misorientation leads to theological alienation, which results in exacerbated vulnerability facilitating joining another religion or cult which misorients and the iteration may repeat indefinitely until there is a total giving up on organized religion.
Such moral hazard distorts the competition with distribution systems that protect copyright, gives out wrong signals to the market and misorients investment.