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3 definitions found
 for typographical error
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  typographical error
      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) :

  typographical error
  typo
  
     (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.
  
     (1996-04-20)
  

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