# truncation error

**atmetimo***klaida**statusas*__T__*sritis*__automatika__*atitikmenys*:*angl.*truncation error*vok.*Abbrechfehler, m*rus.*ошибка отбрасывания, f*pranc.*erreur de troncature, f; erreur de tronquage, f

*Automatikos terminų žodynas. – Vilnius: Technika.
Vilius Antanas Geleževičius, Angelė Kaulakienė, Stanislovas Marcinkevičius.
2004.*

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