fudge factor


Definition of FUDGE FACTOR

:  an arbitrary mathematical term inserted into a calculation in order to arrive at an expected solution or to allow for errors especially of underestimation; broadly :  any arbitrary unspecified factor

First Known Use of FUDGE FACTOR



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