human error

Definition of human error

  1. :  a person's mistake rather than on the failure of a machine The accident was blamed on human error.

Word by Word Definitions

humanplay
  1. :  of, relating to, or characteristic of humans (see 2human)

    :  consisting of humans

    :  having human form or attributes

  1. :  a bipedal primate mammal (Homo sapiens) :  a person :  man

    :  hominid

errorplay
  1. :  an act or condition of ignorant or imprudent deviation from a code of behavior

    :  an act involving an unintentional deviation from truth or accuracy

    :  an act that through ignorance, deficiency, or accident departs from or fails to achieve what should be done : such as


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