in error

in error

Mistakenly or by accident. My apologies, I sent you that document in error. So I just found out that the doctor's office called me in error—I'm so relieved!
See also: error
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An inmate is classed as having been released in error if they are wrongly discharged from an establishment or court when they should have remained in custody and when they had no intention to escape.
Q If my bank credits my account in error, does the money eventually become legally mine?
31.3121(b)(19)-1, but it is often withheld in error.
The same day, the State Department revoked Lara's visa, saying it had been issued "in error.' On Thursday, the I.N.S.