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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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Eventually staff realised the mistake and Mr Morgan escaped back to the politics showMr Morgan was mistaken for an extra playing one of Jabe's tree-like followers from the fictional
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