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|Noun||1.||software error - error resulting from bad code in some program involved in producing the erroneous result|
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
computer error, error - (computer science) the occurrence of an incorrect result produced by a computer
runtime error, run-time error, semantic error - an error in logic or arithmetic that must be detected at run time
syntax error - an error of language resulting from code that does not conform to the syntax of the programming language; "syntax errors can be recognized at compilation time"; "a common syntax error is to omit a parenthesis"