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(By analogy with "plus-or-minus") A term occasionally used when describing the uncertainty factor associated with a estimate, for either humorous or brutally honest effect.
For example, a software project usually has a scheduling uncertainty factor of at least two.
[Jargon File]
(2009-05-29)

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