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Definition of misapprehension noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

misapprehension

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌmɪsæprɪˈhɛnʃn//
 
[uncountable, countable] (formal)
 
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a wrong idea about something, or something you believe to be true that is not true I was under the misapprehension that the course was for complete beginners.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: misapprehension