miscalculate

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Etymology[edit]

mis- +‎ calculate

Verb[edit]

miscalculate ‎(third-person singular simple present miscalculates, present participle miscalculating, simple past and past participle miscalculated)

  1. To incorrectly calculate; to make a gross error in judgement.
    They miscalculated, by assuming it was standard, not metric.
  2. To make a gross error in judgement.

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