False knot

What is False knot?

False knot definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun Also false positive.
Medicine/Medical. a test result that is incorrect because the test indicated a condition or finding that does not exist: a false-positive for syphilis.a person who receives this test result.

any screening test result that incorrectly detected or classified a person or thing: A false-positive at the airport could cause you to miss your flight.a person or thing identified by such a test.

pertaining to or being a false-positive: The test has a false-positive rate of 4%.


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