nonparametric

[ non-par-uh-me-trik ]
/ ˌnɒn pær əˈmɛ trɪk /

adjective Statistics.

(of a test or method) not requiring assertions about parameters or about the form of the underlying distribution.

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Origin of nonparametric

1940–45; non- + parametric
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