a parameter of secondary focus which has to be approximated in effort to attain an approximation of or challenge a hypothesis about a parameter of primary focus.

NUISANCE PARAMETER: "The nuisance parameter was considered to be ineffective and the trial had to be repeated from the beginning."
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