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3 definitions found
for typographical error
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a mistake in printed matter resulting from mechanical
failures of some kind [syn: misprint, erratum,
typographical error, typo, literal error, literal]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
26 Moby Thesaurus words for "typographical error":
clerical error, corrigendum, erratum, error, failure, fault, faute,
human error, misapprehension, miscalculation, miscarriage,
misconception, miscount, misdeal, misidentification, misjudgment,
misplay, misprint, misquotation, misreport, miss, misstatement,
mistake, misunderstanding, misuse, typo
From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :
(typo) An error while inputting text via keyboard, made
despite the fact that the user knows exactly what to type in.
This usually results from the operator's inexperience at
keyboarding, rushing, not paying attention, or carelessness.
Compare: mouso, thinko.
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