ERROR TERM

The element of a statistical equation indicating what is unexplained by an independent variable.

ERROR TERM: "The error term relates to things not explained by independent variables."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ERROR TERM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/error-term/ (accessed December 7, 2019).
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