misspelling


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mis·spell·ing

 (mĭs-spĕl′ĭng)
n.
1. The act or an instance of spelling incorrectly.
2. A word spelled incorrectly.
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misspelling

(ˌmɪsˈspɛlɪŋ)
n
a wrong spelling
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.misspelling - a spelling that is incorrectmisspelling - a spelling that is incorrect  
spelling - forming words with letters according to the principles underlying accepted usage
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Translations
Falschschreibungrechtschreibe fehlerRechtschreibfehler
deletreo erróneofalta de ortografia
kirjoitusvirhe
שגיאת כתיב
stavfel

misspelling

[ˌmɪsˈspelɪŋ] Nerror m de ortografía
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misspelling

n (= act)falsches Schreiben; (= spelling mistake)Rechtschreibfehler m
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misspelling

[ˌmɪsˈspɛlɪŋ] nerrore m di ortografia
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