error of the second kind

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error of the second kind

[¦er·ər əvthə ¦sekənd ‚kīnd]
(statistics)
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We would have to consider the possibility of a beta error.
My editorial merely explains the meaning of alpha and beta errors, and highlights the inherent uncertainty in statistical analysis, culminating in the statement that P values "do not provide proofs".
It has also been said that the successful global competitors have profited by learning from Beta errors.