[stuh-tis-ti-kuh l] /stəˈtɪs tɪ kəl/
of, pertaining to, consisting of, or based on .
of or relating to statistics
1787, from statistic + -al (1). Related: Statistically.
[non-sta-tiv] /nɒnˈstæ tɪv/ adjective, Grammar. 1. (of a verb) expressing an action or process, as run or grow, and able to be used in either simple or progressive tenses: I run every day. I am running home now. /nɒnˈsteɪtɪv/ adjective 1. denoting a verb describing an action rather than a state, as for example throw […]
[stach-oo-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈstætʃ ʊˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or of the nature of a . 2. prescribed or authorized by . 3. conforming to . 4. (of an offense) recognized by ; legally punishable. /ˈstætjʊtərɪ; -trɪ/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or having the nature of a statute 2. prescribed or […]
[ster-ee-uh-tahyp, steer-] /ˈstɛr i əˌtaɪp, ˈstɪər-/ noun 1. a process, now often replaced by more advanced methods, for making metal printing plates by taking a mold of composed type or the like in papier-mâché or other material and then taking from this mold a cast in type metal. 2. a plate made by this process. […]
[ster-il or, esp. British, -ahyl] /ˈstɛr ɪl or, esp. British, -aɪl/ adjective 1. free from living germs or microorganisms; aseptic: sterile surgical instruments. 2. incapable of producing offspring; not producing offspring. 3. barren; not producing vegetation: sterile soil. 4. Botany. 5. not productive of results, ideas, etc.; fruitless. /ˈstɛraɪl/ adjective 1. unable to produce offspring; […]