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  1. miscalculation, misreckoning, misestimationnoun

    a mistake in calculating

    misestimation, misreckoning

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  1. List of paraphrases for "miscalculation":

    misjudgment, misjudgement, mistake

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  1. Secretary Carter:

    The United States is deeply concerned about the pace and scope of land reclamation in the South China Sea, the prospect of further militarization as well as the potential for these activities to increase the risk of miscalculation or conflict among claimant states.

  2. Tom Collina , policy director:

    Even if they don't want to get into a nuclear conflict, they could by accident or miscalculation, in the fog of war, things can happen that no one ever wanted to happen.

  3. Qin Gang:

    Our two countries should carry forward the friendship forged in battle by our people, rather than falling into misunderstanding, miscalculation or even conflict and confrontation.

  4. Paul Fernando Schreiner:

    It was a big miscalculation on our part, it never occurred to us that any of our children could go to prison.

  5. Joseph Dunford:

    Im satisfied right now with our military-to-military communication to maintain a degree of transparency that mitigates the risk of miscalculation, i think we have a framework within to manage a crisis, should one occur, at the senior military-to-military level.

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