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[mis-yoo-zer] /mɪsˈyu zər/

noun, Law.
abuse of a right; unlawful use of an office, franchise, benefit, etc.
[mis-yoo-zer] /mɪsˈyu zər/
a person who misuses.
(law) an abuse of some right, privilege, office, etc, such as one that may lead to its forfeiture
(often in combination) a person who regularly abuses alcohol, drugs, etc: heroin misusers


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