[plat-i-kur-tik] /ˌplæt ɪˈkɜr tɪk/

adjective, Statistics.
(of a frequency distribution) less concentrated about the mean than the corresponding normal distribution.
(of a frequency distribution curve) having a wide, rather flat distribution about the mode.
(statistics) (of a distribution) having kurtosis B2 less than 3, less heavily concentrated about the mean than a normal distribution Compare leptokurtic, mesokurtic


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