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synonyms for clerical error

  • erratum
  • misprint
  • mistake in typing
  • printer's error
  • typing mistake
  • typist's error
  • typo
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How to use clerical error in a sentence

The seed of discontent was again germinating under the duplicity of the Spanish lay and clerical authorities.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
To give him a party name, he became an anti-clerical, strictly in a political and lawful sense.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
It is a very common error to consider these deposits as evidence of excessive excretion.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
My mother now tells me that she knew of this mistake, an error of the New York paper in copying the item from a Southern journal.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
It was a fatal error, for though the Spanish people might despise their King, they were intensely proud of their nationality.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Joseph, with his liberal ideas, had attempted to free the people from clerical thraldom.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
It was an error not to separate borrowing entirely from monetary issues.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The clerical staff in all the offices had combined and presented a petition in the highest quarter.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Consequently he was able to turn in a clear essay upon the subject, which, upon examination, the king found to be free from error.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
The old error is passed away: thou wilt keep peace: peace, because we have hoped in thee.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CLERICAL ERROR

  • clerical error
  • erratum
  • misprint
  • mistake in typing
  • printer's error
  • typing mistake
  • typist's error
  • typo
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.