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On the contrary, the most casual acquaintance with Greek literature would suffice to show the incorrectness of such a supposition.A History of Science, Volume 1(of 5)|Henry Smith Williams
The incorrectness of this view has been already shown, and we need not enter upon the discussion anew.
A closer examination reveals, according to our author, the incorrectness of all such opinions.
Now, one fact will suffice to show the incorrectness of this notion.The Life of Francis Marion|William Gilmore Simms
Hence too his incorrectness of design, the disproportion of his figures, and his works put to sale before their completion.The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. V (of 6)|Luigi Antonio Lanzi
early 15c., "uncorrected," from Latin incorrectus "uncorrected," from in- "not" (see in- (1)) + correctus (see correct). Sense of "not in good style" is from 1670s; that of "factually wrong, erroneous, inaccurate" is from 1610s (implied in incorrectly).