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lapsus calami
(English) According to the Code, a slip (or slips) of the pen, i.e., an error (or errors) made by an author in writing a text, such as a misspelling of a name; contrasted with copyist's or printer's errors. (See also: Code)
lapsus calami
(French) D’après le Code, un erreur ou des erreurs d’inadvertance manuscrites, c.-à.-d. faites par un auteur en écrivant un texte, telle qu’un nom mal orthographié; par opposition aux erreurs de copie ou d’impression. (See also: Code)
lapsus calami
(Portuguese) Do Código, erro (ou erros) de ortografia do autor ao escrever um texto, nomeadamente no nome duma espécie. (See also: Code)

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