What does ecf mean? View the definition of ecf and all related slang terms containing ecf below:
error carried forward
Usage of ECF
ECF, which stands for 'error carried forward' is a term used in situations where an error made in a previous step or calculation is carried forward to subsequent steps without being corrected. This can lead to inaccuracies in the final result, making it necessary to identify these errors and correct them before proceeding.
Example of ECF used in texting:
1. "OMG, my math teacher marked me wrong because of ECF on my last exam. Have to redo it now :("
2. "I had to recheck my taxes three times because ECF kept messing up my calculations. So frustrating!"
3. "Hey, can you check over this report I wrote? I don't want any ECF in it before I submit it."