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misaligned

[ mis-uh-lahynd ]
/ ˌmɪs əˈlaɪnd /
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adjective
improperly or badly adjusted or aligned; out of line or position: The benefits of correcting misaligned teeth are many.
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Origin of misaligned

First recorded in 1915–20; misalign + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for misaligned

misaligned
/ (ˌmɪsəˈlaɪnd) /

adjective
placed or positioned wrongly or badly

Derived forms of misaligned

misalignment, noun
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