misknowledge
noun see misknow

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • misknowledge — “+ noun Etymology: mis (I) + knowledge : false knowledge : misunderstanding might have augmented the already great misknowledge of the Arctic had I published everything I imagined I had seen Vilhjalmur Stefansson …   Useful english dictionary

  • misknowledge — See misknow. * * * …   Universalium

  • misknowledge — mis·knowledge …   English syllables

  • misknow — misknowledge /mis nol ij/, n. /mis noh /, v.t., misknew, misknown, misknowing. to fail to understand or recognize; misunderstand: to misknow the problem. [1250 1300; ME misknowen. See MIS 1, KNOW1] * * * …   Universalium

  • misknow — transitive verb (misknew; misknown; knowing) Date: 15th century misunderstand • misknowledge noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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