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error US English

A mistake

error bar US English

A line through a point on a graph, parallel to one of the axes, which represents the uncertainty or error of the corresponding coordinate of the point

error-free US English

Containing no mistakes; faultless

error-prone US English

Tending to make or cause errors

hard error US English

An error or hardware fault causing failure of a program or operating system, especially one that gives no option of recovery

error message US English

A message displayed on a monitor screen or printout, indicating that an incorrect instruction has been given, or that there is an error resulting from faulty software or hardware

error-ridden US English

Full of mistakes

random error US English

An error in measurement caused by factors that vary from one measurement to another

syntax error US English

A character or string incorrectly placed in a command or instruction that causes a failure in execution

clerical error US English

A mistake made in copying or writing out a document

schoolboy error US English

A very basic or foolish mistake

sampling error US English

Error in a statistical analysis arising from the unrepresentativeness of the sample taken

standard error US English

A measure of the statistical accuracy of an estimate, equal to the standard deviation of the theoretical distribution of a large population of such estimates

unforced error US English

A mistake made on an easy shot by a competitor in a nonpressure situation

bit error rate US English

The rate at which errors occur in the transmission of digital data

cumulative error US English

An error consistently in the same direction for all observations

error correction US English

The automatic correction of errors that arise from the incorrect transmission of digital data

systematic error US English

An error having a nonzero mean, so that its effect is not reduced when observations are averaged

trial and error in trial US English

The process of experimenting with various methods of doing something until one finds the most successful

trial and error US English

The process of experimenting with various methods of doing something until one finds the most successful

margin of error in margin US English

An amount (usually small) that is allowed for in case of miscalculation or change of circumstances

margin of error US English

An amount (usually small) that is allowed for in case of miscalculation or change of circumstances

see the error of one's ways in error US English

Realize or acknowledge one’s wrongdoing

margin US English

An amount of something included so as to be sure of success or safety

see the error of one's ways US English

Realize or acknowledge one’s wrongdoing

category mistake US English

The error of assigning to something a quality or action that can properly be assigned to things only of another category, for example, treating abstract concepts as though they had a physical location

category error in category mistake US English

The error of assigning to something a quality or action that can properly be assigned to things only of another category, for example, treating abstract concepts as though they had a physical location

error US Thesaurus

leaving the door unlocked was my error

error English-Spanish

error m

error Spanish-English

mistake

error message English-Spanish

mensaje m de error

error absoluto Spanish-English

absolute error

error aleatorio Spanish-English

random error

error relativo Spanish-English

relative error

error de hecho Spanish-English

factual error

error de imprenta Spanish-English

misprint, printer's error

mensaje de error Spanish-English

error message

margen de error Spanish-English

margin of error


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