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A Type I error is

an error that occurs in a statistical test when a true claim is (incorrectly) rejected. For example, John claims to be John, but the system incorrectly denies the claim.[1]

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  1. NSTC Subcommittee on Biometrics, Biometrics Glossary, at 28 (Sept. 14, 2006) (full-text).

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