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mistake

[mə′stāk]
(computer science)
A human action producing an unintended result, in contrast to an error in a computer operation.
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The poor child, Mistaker Greenway, was one of around 1,000 tots whose first names were unique, research through birth registrations found.
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A MISTAKER by Richard Stearman put an end to Rob Kelly's fairytale run as new Leicester boss and wrecked his coronation at the Walkers Stadium.