The term mismerges without hyphen is used a few other
places in the documentation. Let's update this to
be consistent.

Signed-off-by: Albert L. Lash, IV <>
 Documentation/merge-strategies.txt | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/merge-strategies.txt 
index fb6e593..3509498 100644
--- a/Documentation/merge-strategies.txt
+++ b/Documentation/merge-strategies.txt
@@ -20,7 +20,7 @@ recursive::
        merged tree of the common ancestors and uses that as
        the reference tree for the 3-way merge.  This has been
        reported to result in fewer merge conflicts without
-       causing mis-merges by tests done on actual merge commits
+       causing mismerges by tests done on actual merge commits
        taken from Linux 2.6 kernel development history.
        Additionally this can detect and handle merges involving
        renames.  This is the default merge strategy when

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