misconception

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˌmɪskənˈsɛpʃən/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˌmɪskənˈsɛpʃən/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(mis′kən sepshən)



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misconception

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [huge, fundamental, widespread] misconception
  2. [address, challenge, dispel] a misconception
  3. the misconception was [challenged, cleared, corrected]
  4. a misconception about [what, why, who]
  5. a misconception about [being, having, using]
  6. misconceptions about [drugs, history, the matter]
  7. a common misconception [about, of, among, in]
  8. misconceptions [resulting, stemming, arising] from
  9. a misconception [resulting] [from, in]
  10. the resulting misconceptions
  11. misconceptions [concerning, regarding, surrounding]
  12. the [argument, point of view] is based on misconceptions
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