Example sentences for: overestimates

How can you use “overestimates” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A cutoff that is conservative for determination of divergent genes inappropriately overestimates the number of present genes, and vice versa.

  • Most physicians overestimated the 5-year risk of CHD: for all scenarios combined, 66% of responses were overestimates, defined as 1.5 times greater than the actual value.

  • This experiment likely overestimates p27 half-life in untreated cells, as SKP2 was itself downregulated by CHX (data not shown).

  • They also note that the measure, as defined, necessarily overestimates the length of these segments.

  • Bias The extent to which a measurement, sampling, or analytic method systematically underestimates or overestimates the true value of an attribute.

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