statistical distribution


statistical distribution
   The array of frequencies of different quantitative or qualitative classes in a population.

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  • distribution law — noun (chemistry) the total energy in an assembly of molecules is not distributed equally but is distributed around an average value according to a statistical distribution • Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science • Hypernyms: ↑law, ↑law of nature… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • distribution function — I. noun : the expression of a relationship between the values and the corresponding frequencies of a variable in a statistical distribution I. noun : a function that gives the probability that a random variable is less than or equal to the… …   Useful english dictionary


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