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mis·rep·re·sent

 (mĭs-rĕp′rĭ-zĕnt′)
tr.v. mis·rep·re·sent·ed, mis·rep·re·sent·ing, mis·rep·re·sents
1. To give an incorrect or misleading representation of.
2. To serve incorrectly or dishonestly as an official representative of.

mis·rep′re·sen·ta′tion n.
mis·rep′re·sen′ta·tive (-zĕn′tə-tĭv) adj.
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Tabloid-esque narratives about Pakistan are common and misrepresentative of the complex reality of Pakistan.
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For Brexit Secretary David Davis and the like to claim they have a clear Brexit mandate is misleading and misrepresentative of the mood of the electorate then and, I suspect, now.
Fake news has become a topical term - an umbrella term spanning everything from what people don't like that's written about them to genuinely misrepresentative stuff," said Brittin.
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Meanwhile, claims that the media are not reporting the violence are also misrepresentative.
Media coverage added a layer of exposure, especiall) when that coverage was experienced as misrepresentative anc harmful.
This reached a zenith at the 1990 World Cup where lawyers, journalists, medical staff and interpreters were on hand to resolve any 'area of potential friction' and to ensure that the stories that reached the British public were not misrepresentative.
But many scholars and practitioners have become increasingly uncomfortable with the term achievement gap itself, which seems somewhat misleading and misrepresentative of the challenges facing students.
Furthermore, in countries like India and China, where cultural and linguistic differences between certain ethnic groups are considerably vast, the concept of a homogenous national literature is illusory and misrepresentative.