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The genetic material can grow quickly, but are typically riddled with errors or defects.

Such errors are important because generations of young students now learn American history through film.

UPDATE: Managing editor Will Dana took greater responsibility for Rolling Stone's errors in a series of tweets Friday evening.

The Obama administration ignored calls for help and committed “fatal errors and possible crimes” in its response.

The processing errors of her mind manifested in a few debilitating ways: Her wagers, written with Jeopardy!

I claim that it contains many errors of fact, and the Higher Criticism supports the claim; as we shall see.

He would impeach all his partners, acknowledge his errors, and promise once more to reform.

This letter indirectly points out two long-standing radical errors in engineering phraseology.

Obvious printing errors have been corrected, while minor irregularities in the spelling have been retained.

Even slight familiarity with the microscopic structure of vegetable tissue will prevent the chagrin of such errors.


On this page you'll find 66 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to errors, such as: flaw, omission, miscue, glitch, fault, and lapse.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.