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mispunctuate

[mis-puhngk-choo-eyt]
verb (used with object), mis·punc·tu·at·ed, mis·punc·tu·at·ing.
  1. to punctuate incorrectly.
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Origin of mispunctuate

First recorded in 1840–50; mis-1 + punctuate
Related formsmis·punc·tu·a·tion, noun
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