Signal Vs. Noise

Debugging: Signal

Useable information.

Meriam-Webster: Signal

Debugging: Noise

Irrelevant or meaningless data or output occurring along with desired information.

Meriam-Webster: Noise


Symptom, Cause & Cure

Debugging: Symptom

A discernible indication of what is not itself directly perceptible.

Meriam-Webster: Symptom

Debugging: Cause

A reason for a symptom.

Meriam-Webster: Cause

Debugging: Cure

A complete or permanent solution or remedy.

Meriam-Webster: Cure