The unknown difference between the measured value and the (unknown) true value. The error is a specific draw from the probability distribution function described by the uncertainty. Add new comment Your name * E-mail * The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Homepage Comment * CAPTCHAThis question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions. Math question * 1 + 9 = Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+3, enter 4.