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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A generalized notion of standard deviation, used to characterize the dispersion of a statistic (such as the sample mean) calculated from randomly sampled data.

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  • noun statistics A measure of how spread out data values are around the mean, defined as the square root of the variance.


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