Misperception
Misperception Mis`per*cep"tion, n. Erroneous perception. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • misperception — (n.) 1722; see MIS (Cf. mis ) (1) + PERCEPTION (Cf. perception) …   Etymology dictionary

  • misperception — |mis+ noun Etymology: mis (I) + perception : a false perception that any of the perennial human preoccupations should be mere illusion or a misperception of something else is … repugnant to common sense J.V.L.Casserley …   Useful english dictionary

  • misperception — See misperceive. * * * …   Universalium

  • misperception — noun an incorrect perception …   Wiktionary

  • misperception —    see sensory deception …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • misperception — mis·per·cep·tion .mis pər sep shən n a false perception …   Medical dictionary

  • misperception — n. incorrect idea; incorrect conjecture …   English contemporary dictionary

  • misperception — mis·perception …   English syllables

  • misperception — mis•per•cep•tion [[t]ˌmɪs pərˈsɛp ʃən[/t]] n. cvb a false or incorrect perception • Etymology: 1715–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • misperception — /mɪspəˈsɛpʃən/ (say mispuh sepshuhn) noun mistaken or wrong perception …   Australian English dictionary

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