Definitions for "Misuse"
To treat or use improperly; to use to a bad purpose; to misapply; as, to misuse one's talents.
Wrong use; misapplication; erroneous or improper use.
Use of a prescribed drug in a manner other than directed. The term can mean overuse, underuse, improper dose sequencing, or lending or borrowing another person's medication, with or without harmful consequences.
To abuse; to treat ill.
Any deviation from the intended application and use of a CR that might reduce its protective performance.
change the inherent purpose or function of something; "Don't abuse the system"; "The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers"
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Violence, or its effects.
Using a patent right inappropriately, for example, for forcing a license to purchase a product that is not covered by the claims of the patent.
Any use of a prescription drug that varies from accepted medical practice.
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