misconstruction

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Etymology[edit]

mis- +‎ construction

Noun[edit]

misconstruction (plural misconstructions)

  1. a misunderstanding or misinterpretation resulting from the use of the wrong meaning of a word that has multiple meanings
  2. (grammar) an ungrammatical phrase

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