misrecollection

misrecollection

(ˌmɪsˌrɛkəˈlɛkʃən)
n
an erroneous or faulty recollection
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The court notes the officers' misrecollection at the preliminary hearing, during which they testified that the vehicle doors were open when they approached.
The invented object derives authority from the fact that it is a plausible, seemly fiction but does so while flirting with the revelation that its own history is eminently, endlessly unstable, susceptible to misrecollection. (29) Morgana's bracelet is just one example of playful falsification, but it is more important than most, for it stands at the crossroads of contingency and the ability of allegory's interpretive determinism to master it.
(3) The court emphasized that the close temporal connection between the statement and the event it described minimized the dangers of misrecollection and in sincerity.
First, the court finds that Redican did intend to divert confused consumers and take them, likely through typographical error or misrecollection of the precise spelling of Mashantucket's tradename, from Mashantucket's website to Redican's website, and that he did that in order to attempt to profit.
This is one area where misrecollection seems to run rampant.
Consumers rarely seem to recollect what they were told as the sale was happening; indeed, their misrecollection is the stuff of which legends are made.
Good agents, despite their good efforts, know the suffering that comes with being the butt of consumers' misrecollection.
One of the obstacles is a misrecollection of American history.
There is no writing, which leaves room for misrecollection and divergent interpretations.
"Mispredictions and Misrecollections: Challenges for Subjective Outcome Measurement." Disability and Rehabilitation 30 (6): 418-24.
Ubel, Mispredictions and Misrecollections: Challenges for Subjective Outcome Measurement, 30 DISABILITY & REHABILITATION 418 (2008); Dylan M.
It takes time to follow-up, verify and corroborate and to work past misperceptions, misrecollections and misspoken or misused words.