error


error
error NOUN 1) a mistake. 2) the state of being wrong in conduct or judgement. 3) technical a measure of the estimated difference between the observed or calculated value of a quantity and its true value.
see the error of one's ways — Cf. ↑see the error of one's ways
ORIGIN Latin, from errare 'to stray, err' .

English terms dictionary. 2015.

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