Example sentences for: incorrectly

How can you use “incorrectly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The NYT runs the following correction: "Because of an editing error, an article on Feb. 26 about Manhattanites' reliance on mini-storage referred incorrectly to doves and a rabbit used in the act of Arnie Kolodner, a magician.

  • Table 5shows the number of incorrectly ordered segments in each category and the total number of base pairs involved in those segments.

  • Weisberg incorrectly states the nonaggression principle as "no one can use force against anyone else."

  • The OED incorrectly attributes the initial use of dementia to Philippe Pinel in 1806: the word was first used in an English text in 1592 by Richard Cosin, Member of Parliament, in defense of the hanging of a conspirator against the monarchy.

  • As expected, a small fraction of ESTs (around 1.5% on average) from these libraries were incorrectly oriented.


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