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variate

[ vair-ee-it, -eyt ]
/ ˈvɛər i ɪt, -ˌeɪt /
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noun
Statistics. random variable.
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Origin of variate

First recorded in 1810–20; from Latin variātus, past participle of variāre “to vary”; see vary, -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for variate

variate
/ (ˈvɛərɪɪt) /

noun
statistics a random variable or a numerical value taken by it
a less common word for variant (def. 4)

Word Origin for variate

C16: from Latin variāre to vary
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