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uncertainty

[¦ən′sərt·ən·tē]
(science and technology)
The estimated amount by which an observed or calculated value may depart from the true value.
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Failure to fulfil the contract obligations is related to the uncertanty in terms of the employee's productivity, who has the possibility to limit his efforts once the contract is signed.
That news comes as a leading Midland housebuilder warned that the looming poll was creating uncertanty.
And there was a follow on of the uncertanty during the first 30 minutes of the weekend game that unwrapped two new signings, Jeff Spiers and Stephen Baxter.