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distribution function
Word Origin
noun
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Statistics.
1.
(of any random variable) the function that assigns to each number the probability that the random variable takes a value less than or equal to the given number.
Origin of
distribution function
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1905-1910
1905-10
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British Dictionary definitions for
distribution function
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distribution function
noun
1.
short for
cumulative distribution function
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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