(of events or values) having the probability of their joint occurrence equal to the product of their individual probabilities.
Coordinating Between Independent and Dependent ClausesYou might have seen these terms floating around. Clauses are the building blocks of sentences. They’re groups of related words (phrases) that contain both a subject and a verb. When a clause can stand alone as a complete sentence with a clear meaning, it’s considered independent. If it only makes sense when you join it with another clause, it’s dependent (or subordinate). For example, “in …
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- statistical inference,
- statistical mechanics,
- statistical significance,
- statistical tables,
- statius, publius papinius,
Also independent, stochastically independent.
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