Overapproximation vs Underapproximation - What's the difference?

overapproximation | underapproximation | Antonyms |

Overapproximation is an antonym of underapproximation.


As nouns the difference between overapproximation and underapproximation

is that overapproximation is an approximation that is higher than the true value while underapproximation is an approximation that is lower than the true value.

overapproximation

English

Alternative forms

*over-approximation

Noun

(en noun)
  • An approximation that is higher than the true value.
  • Antonyms

    * underapproximation

    underapproximation

    English

    Alternative forms

    *under-approximation

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An approximation that is lower than the true value.
  • Antonyms

    * overapproximation