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Misconstruction of term


Use this template to show the simple definition for an entry that is a misconstruction, as in a misspelling, of a primary entry.

Use in the definition line:

# {{misconstruction of|term|lang=language code}}

E.g., on "copywritten":

# {{misconstruction of|copyrighted|lang=en}}


  1. Misconstruction of copyrighted

This categorizes the entry in the appropriate subcategory of Category:Misspellings by language. lang defaults to en, but is encouraged even then.

Note that users can customize how the output of this template displays by modifying their monobook.css files. See “Form of” templates for details.

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