time series

noun
  1. a set of observations, results, or other data obtained over a period of time, usually at regular intervals: Monthly sales figures, quarterly inventory data, and daily bank balances are all time series.

Origin of time series

First recorded in 1890–95
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time series

noun
  1. statistics a series of values of a variable taken in successive periods of time
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