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miscalculate

[ mis-kal-kyuh-leyt ]
/ m瑟s藞k忙l ky蓹藢le瑟t /
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verb (used with or without object), mis路cal路cu路lat路ed, mis路cal路cu路lat路ing.
to calculate or judge incorrectly: to miscalculate the time required.
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Origin of miscalculate

First recorded in 1690鈥1700; mis-1 + calculate

OTHER WORDS FROM miscalculate

mis路cal路cu路la路tion, nounmis路cal路cu路la路tor, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for miscalculate

miscalculate
/ (藢m瑟s藞k忙lkj蕣藢le瑟t) /

verb
(tr) to calculate wrongly

Derived forms of miscalculate

miscalculation, nounmiscalculator, noun
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