confidence limits

plural noun

Definition of confidence limits

: the end points of a confidence interval

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Recent Examples on the Web The ensemble projections for cases and deaths are shown below, with upper and lower confidence limits., 30 Aug. 2021

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First Known Use of confidence limits

1939, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of confidence limits was in 1939

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“Confidence limits.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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