n. 1. a mistake in calculating.
Syn. -- misreckoning, misestimation.
[WordNet 1.5]

2. An error in judgment, especially about the effects of action or the likely course of events; as, IBM's miscalculation about the impact of microcomputers cost them many billions in lost opportunities; Sadam's invasion of Kuwait was only his worst, but not his last, miscalculation.


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