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Richard has lost close friends—military pilots—because they simply miscalculated how far their blades were from the mountainside.WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT THE DEADLY ALASKAN HELI CRASHMARC PERUZZIAPRIL 10, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
They also showed that if researchers only took into account the transmission dynamics of symptomatic individuals, they would likely miscalculate R0.CHASING THE ELUSIVE NUMBERS THAT DEFINE EPIDEMICSJORDANA CEPELEWICZMARCH 22, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
District officials miscalculated the budget by more than $30 million in 2018, requiring a rash of budget cuts.‘WHERE ARE THE MILLIONS GOING?’ SWEETWATER DEFENDS COVID SPENDING ON EMPLOYEESASHLY MCGLONEMARCH 15, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Either side could easily miscalculate, the other side would respond more aggressively, and the ladder of escalation could easily begin.HOW WE COULD SLEEPWALK INTO A WAR WITH CHINAELLIOT ACKERMANMARCH 9, 2021TIME
A beginner like you might miscalculate the weight, and think what a terrible smash up we'd have then!IN HOSTILE REDJOSEPH ALTSHELER
Too many of us--the President among the rest, I fear--miscalculate the distance between contingency and desire.MARSE HENRY (VOL. 2)HENRY WATTERSON
It seems to me that those who take such a view quite miscalculate the force of the affection that a man feels for his country.MODERN ELOQUENCE: VOL II, AFTER-DINNER SPEECHES E-OVARIOUS
Even the oldest sailors are apt to miscalculate the time likely to elapse before the wind can touch them.THE LIEUTENANT AND COMMANDERBASIL HALL
I may miscalculate the time and wait until I am too small to climb upon the ring.THE GIRL IN THE GOLDEN ATOMRAYMOND KING CUMMINGS
The man was of too well-poised a mind to over-estimate his work or miscalculate its place among modern improvements.INITIALS ONLYANNA KATHARINE GREEN

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