Definition of mis- in English:

mis-

prefix

1(Added to verbs and their derivatives) wrongly: misapply
1.1Badly: mismanage
1.2Unsuitably: misname

Origin

Old English, of Germanic origin.

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Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal