[mis-di-rek-shuh n] /ˌmɪs dɪˈrɛk ʃən/

a wrong or incorrect , guidance, or instruction.
Law. an erroneous charge to the jury by a judge.

1768, from mis- (1) + direction. Meaning “action of a conjurer, thief, etc. to distract someone” is from 1943.


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