error


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Synonyms for error

an act or thought that unintentionally deviates from what is correct, right, or true

Synonyms for error

inadvertent incorrectness

a misconception resulting from incorrect information

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(baseball) a failure of a defensive player to make an out when normal play would have sufficed

departure from what is ethically acceptable

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(computer science) the occurrence of an incorrect result produced by a computer

part of a statement that is not correct

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Therefore, body diagonal displacement is an efficient measurement of the volumetric error.
01 for the interaction of treatment x sex), reflecting a tendency to increase the error rate in males but to decrease the rate significantly in females.
The D-element provides Derivative error correction.
Verbal error in the form of ambiguity or punning, in the works of Rabelais and Tabourot des Accords, is the subject of chapter 7.
The most common cause of a medication error was performance deficit- when a health care provider has the necessary knowledge and experience but does not perform accordingly
Omission error--failure to administer an ordered dose-was the most co common on type of error (29% of all errors), follow d by improper dose (21%) and prescribing errors (14%).
Errors and problems associated with condom use are common among single, male college students, a cross-sectional survey shows.
The type of error introduced by the fact that we are looking at a sample, which is expected to differ from the true population value and from other samples is called sampling error.
Researchers at NIST have developed a new technique for modeling and implementing a method for minimizing the quantization errors that often accumulate in electronically generated time bases.
8-Change-In-Terms Notice; Error Resolution Notice, under 8(b) Error Resolution Notice, a new paragraph 2.
For the Y-axis, the maximum vertical straightness error (deviation in the x-direction) is 0.
The actuator is adjusted using a position error signal (PES), which is the difference between the measured position computed from the servo pattern and the desired position of the head.
Where is the medical error equivalent of ACT-UP, which could stand, in this case, for Action to Control the Travesties of Uninformed Physicians?
In the past few years, theorists have proposed that quantum computers could surmount their error-prone nature by continually fixing errors as they crop up (SN: 2/21/98, p.
This error applies across the range of measurements, and could become more important near the upper and lower specification.