Definition of lapsus calami in English:

lapsus calami

Line breaks: lap¦sus ca¦lami
Pronunciation: /ˌlapsəs ˈkaləmʌɪ
 
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noun (plural same)

formal
  • A slip of the pen.
    More example sentences
    • T for F is not a very likely lapsus calami, despite the touch-typing affinity of T and F, but it's a very common OCR error.

Origin

Latin.

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