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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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Smith said, 'I think I have been quite open in telling that sale of Grindlays bank was a big mistake, a strategic mistake for ANZ.'
"We made a mistake for the penalty at Everton, we made a mistake for the goal against Charlton, we made two mistakes against Blackburn and another one against Bolton.