Definition of mismeasure in English:
Measure or estimate incorrectly.
- The residual collects productivity effects that are not modeled, as well as those that are mismeasured or modeled incorrectly.
- It's quite funny because sometimes Ed will mismeasure a cupboard or something and Andy will have to take the rap for it.
- Fornell conceived this herculean undertaking - scores are measured quarterly - because he thought that the U.S. economy was being severely mismeasured.
- mismeasurement noun
- Example sentences
- These problems have ranged from mismeasurement of the three key constructs to the use of an inappropriate experimental design to validate a within-subjects theory.
- In addition, mismeasurement may lead to unintended real transfers of wealth among various groups.
- Fortunately, there are ways this brand of educational mismeasurement can be reduced.
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