Definition of 'false positive'
Example sentences containing 'false positive'
About 9 per cent of people given body scans for cancerous tumours are at high risk of false positive results because their tummy fat confuses the scanner.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Up to 20 percent of subjects referred for complaints of chest pain may have just the opposite problem, a false positive test.Living with Angina (1991)
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