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standard deviation

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199679591
Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191759024
standard deviation

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The positive square root of the *variance, a commonly used measure of the *dispersion of observations in a sample. For a ...

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Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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