Definition of Errors. Meaning of Errors. Synonyms of Errors

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Definition of Errors

Error
Error Er"ror, n. [OF. error, errur, F. erreur, L. error, fr. errare to err. See Err.] 1. A wandering; a roving or irregular course. [Obs.] The rest of his journey, his error by sea. --B. Jonson. 2. A wandering or deviation from the right course or standard; irregularity; mistake; inaccuracy; something made wrong or left wrong; as, an error in writing or in printing; a clerical error. 3. A departing or deviation from the truth; falsity; false notion; wrong opinion; mistake; misapprehension. H? judgment was often in error, though his candor remained unimpaired. --Bancroft. 4. A moral offense; violation of duty; a sin or transgression; iniquity; fault. --Ps. xix. 12. 5. (Math.) The difference between the approximate result and the true result; -- used particularly in the rule of double position. 6. (Mensuration) (a) The difference between an observed value and the true value of a quantity. (b) The difference between the observed value of a quantity and that which is taken or computed to be the true value; -- sometimes called residual error. 7. (Law.) A mistake in the proceedings of a court of record in matters of law or of fact. 8. (Baseball) A fault of a player of the side in the field which results in failure to put out a player on the other side, or gives him an unearned base. Law of error, or Law of frequency of error (Mensuration), the law which expresses the relation between the magnitude of an error and the frequency with which that error will be committed in making a large number of careful measurements of a quantity. Probable error. (Mensuration) See under Probable. Writ of error (Law), an original writ, which lies after judgment in an action at law, in a court of record, to correct some alleged error in the proceedings, or in the judgment of the court. --Bouvier. Burrill. Syn: Mistake; fault; blunder; failure; fallacy; delusion; hallucination; sin. See Blunder.

Meaning of Errors from wikipedia

- preferably avoid the effects of error, whether unintentional or not. Such errors in a system can be latent design errors that may go unnoticed for years...
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- made ridiculous by the number of errors that were made throughout". Set in the Gr**** city of Ephesus, The Comedy of Errors tells the story of two sets of...
- errors, on the other hand, are independent, and their sum within the random sample is almost surely not zero. One can standardize statistical errors (especially...
- term includes errors due to mechanical failure or slips of the hand or finger, but excludes errors of ignorance, such as spelling errors, or the flip-flopping...
- measurement process. Measurement errors can be divided into two components: random error and systematic error. Random errors are errors in measurement that lead...
- syntax error may be detected during program execution, and an interpreter's error messages might not differentiate syntax errors from errors of other...
- tested". In the same paperp. 190 they call these two sources of error, errors of type I and errors of type II respectively. It is standard practice for statisticians...
- uncertainty (or propagation of error) is the effect of variables' uncertainties (or errors, more specifically random errors) on the uncertainty of a function...
- called performance errors. Some examples of speech error include sound exchange or sound anti****tion errors. In sound exchange errors the order of two...
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