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v. mis·reck·oned, mis·reck·on·ing, mis·reck·ons
To reckon incorrectly; miscalculate.
To engage in incorrect reckoning or miscalculation.
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|Noun||1.||misreckoning - a mistake in calculating |
error, fault, mistake - a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention; "he made a bad mistake"; "she was quick to point out my errors"; "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"
rounding, rounding error - (mathematics) a miscalculation that results from rounding off numbers to a convenient number of decimals; "the error in the calculation was attributable to rounding"; "taxes are rounded off to the nearest dollar but the rounding error is surprisingly small"
truncation error - (mathematics) a miscalculation that results from cutting off a numerical calculation before it is finished