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 for misdating
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Misdate \Mis*date"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Misdated; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Misdating.]
     1. To put a false or erroneous date on (a document). --Young.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To assign an incorrect date to; as, the fall of Troy was
        misdated by medieval writers.
        [PJC]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  misdating \misdating\ n.
     The assignment of a date to something at a time when it could
     not have existed or occurred.
  
     Syn: anachronism, mistiming.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  misdating
      n 1: something located at a time when it could not have existed
           or occurred [syn: anachronism, mistiming, misdating]

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