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mismove

[mis-moov] /mɪsˈmuv/
noun
1.
a wrong or prohibited move, as in a game.
Origin of mismove
1875-1880
An Americanism dating back to 1875-80; mis-1 + move
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  • I rode near the brigades, to see that there could be no mismove or misconception of orders.

    From Manassas to Appomattox James Longstreet

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