- one of a set of intervals of arbitrary width into which the range of a sample of measurement is partitioned.
Origin of class interval
First recorded in 1925–30
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- statistics one of the intervals into which the range of a variable of a distribution is divided, esp one of the divisions of the base line of a bar chart or histogram
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