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The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. off by one error

    [common] Exceedingly common error induced in many ways, such as by starting at 0 when you should have started at 1 or vice-versa, or by writing < N instead of <= N or vice-versa. Also applied to giving something to the person next to the one who should have gotten it. Often confounded with fencepost error, which is properly a particular subtype of it.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of off by one error in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of off by one error in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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