[verb mis-kount; noun mis-kount] /verb mɪsˈkaʊnt; noun ˈmɪsˌkaʊnt/

verb (used with or without object)
to count or calculate erroneously.
an erroneous counting; miscalculation.
to count or calculate incorrectly
a false count or calculation

late 14c., from Old French mesconter “give a false statement; miscalculate, be wrong in reckoning;” see mis- (2) + count (v). Related: Miscounted; miscounting.

1580s, from mis- (1) + count (n.).


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