cumulative error

cumulative error

[′kyü·myə·ləd·iv ′er·ər]
(statistics)
An error whose magnitude does not approach zero as the number of observations increases. Also known as accumulative error.
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The controller reportedly maintains accuracy automatically once it determines cumulative error over a number of cycles, eliminating operator setting errors, the most costly cause of color waste, Maguire notes.
Results: The optimized architecture moves reduction-effective functions to the front of the processing chain, reduces the cumulative error propagation by parallel use of multiple short processing chains and reduces the interpretation processing time and the required computational power.
We advocate including all errors at the trial that impact verdict reliability in the scope of cumulative error analysis.
Several definitions of a best scale were introduced that involved different techniques of evaluating the cumulative error of each scale relative to its length, and scales of length up to 150 tones were compared using C++ and Microsoft[R] Excel under the definitions established.
Florida courts recognize three such exceptions: fundamental error, ineffective assistance of trial counsel, and cumulative error.
The rugged unit also has a selectable audible alarm, a test-run clock, a cumulative error count, an error count over cycle time for logged comparison, and unit and battery status.
If errors continue to be serially correlated, the cumulative error will grow over time.
Annual cumulative error in the $150,000 to $300,000 range is not inconceivable given high work volumes.
All circular knives are machined to an extremely close size tolerance on thickness so that when assembled on a spindle with spacers, there will be no serious cumulative error in the distance between the first and last knife on the spindle.
Existing methods of long-term stock prediction mainly include the following: use of the recursive iteration prediction to obtain the long term prediction trend [12]; however, this method involves accumulative error, and the cumulative error increases with the number of steps in the prediction process.
The accounting treatment for this estimated cumulative error is being evaluated in accordance with the transition provisions of SEC Staff Accounting Bulletin ("SAB") No.

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