Definition of Misfiling

1. Verb. (third-person singular of misfile) ¹



2. Noun. An incorrect filing. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Misfiling

1. misfile [v] - See also: misfile

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misfiling

misfed
misfeed
misfeeding
misfeeds
misfeeling
misfeign
misfeigns
misfell
misfield
misfielded
misfielding
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misfile
misfiled
misfiles
misfiling (current term)
misfilings
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misfitted
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misfocus
misfocused
misfocuses
misfocusing

Literary usage of Misfiling

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1. Indexing and Filing: A Manual of Standard Practice by Eugene Russell Hudders (1916)
"misfiling and Its Causes 439. Incorrect guiding of material in a file drawer will create a chance for misfiling, due to complicated designations in ..."

2. Annual Proceedings: Addresses, Reports, Bibliographies and Discussions (1917)
"Incorrect and insufficient guiding is often a cause of misfiling. ... There is no excuse for misfiling if adequate equipment is provided and proper rules ..."

3. A Textbook of Filing by James Newton McCord (1920)
"The proximity of the numbers on these two tabs acts as a check against misfiling as any discrepancy is immediately apparent. ..."

4. Guide to the Archives of the Government of the United States in Washington by Claude Halstead Van Tyne (1907)
"... the control of this Department, involves great danger of the loss, through misfiling or otherwise, of cards or other records which cannot be replaced. ..."

5. The Roswell Report: Fact Vs. Fiction in the New Mexico Desertby Richard L. Weaver by Richard L. Weaver (1997)
"... the research team found the usual number of problems in many of the records centers (particularly St. Louis) with misfiling, lost or misplaced documents ..."

6. Quality Determinants Of Mammography: Clinical Practice Guideline by Lawrence W. Bassett, R. Edward Hendrick (2004)
"It may decrease retrieval time and misfiling or loss of films, but no data exist suggesting that this results in higher quality mammography. ..."

7. Industrial Nursing, for Industrial, Public Health, and Pupil Nurses, and for by Florence Swift Wright (1919)
"The simpler the files the less chance of misfiling. A misfiled record may almost as well be lost. The records must be kept up to date as to the disposition ..."

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