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erroneous

adj. 1) in error, wrong. 2) not according to established law, particularly in a legal decision or court ruling.

erroneous

adjective aberrant, amiss, blundering, containing error, counterfeit, devoid of truth, erring, false, falsus, faulty, fictitious, groundless, illogical, incorrect, inexact, mistaken, spurious, unfounded, ungrounded, unreal, unsound, unsubstantial, untrue, wrong
Associated concepts: erroneous assessment, erroneous deeision, erroneous judgment, erroneous law, erroneous order, erroneous tax
See also: baseless, culpable, errant, fallacious, false, faulty, fictitious, ill-founded, improper, inaccurate, incorrect, inexact, peccant, sophistic, specious, unfounded, unsound, unsustainable, untenable, untrue
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Instead, Schuster argued during the July 30,2014, hearing that, because the IRS erroneously used the 2006 credit of $80,000 (to the extent of $47,045) against his assessed 2006 total tax, he received an erroneous refund from the IRS for 2006.
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According to Munisteri, Motley's campaign complained to the party last week, persuaded him that the GOP had based its allegations on erroneous facts and asked him to correct the record with a new mailer.
The researchers also found that a higher risk of erroneous conviction was statistically more likely in cases in which a defendant's family member testified as a witness.
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We are at a loss as to the source of this highly erroneous information.
Stocks priced between $25 and $50 will be considered erroneous if they deviate by 5% from the circuit breaker trigger price and stocks over $50 will be broken if they move 3% away from the circuit breaker trigger price.
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Summary: Rabat - Morocco's Foreign Ministry categorically denied on Saturday the erroneous and unfounded information spread by the AFP news agency according to which the ousted Nigerian President Mamadou Tandja is on the way to Morocco.