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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A branch of mathematics dealing with the collection of facts in the form of numbers.

Usage examples (39)
  • statistics are like a bikini. What they reveal is suggestive, but what they conceal is vital.
  • One of the first things you learn in statistics is never extrapolate beyond the data.
  • Lumbering, which occupies a department of production by itself in statistics, is also to a great extent a manufacturing operation.
  • The misapplication of "statistics" is simply scientism run-amok. for more
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