ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Underflow

The dewatered solid that result from compaction during centrifugation.

Underflow

(ISO) The state in which a calculator shows a zero indicator for the most significant part of a number while the least significant part of the number is dropped. For example, if the calculator output capacity is four digits, the number .0000432 will be shown as .0000.

Publication Source: FDA Glossary of Computerized System and Software Development Technology

See also: Arithmetic Underflow

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