a number chosen by a random sampling, as from a table (random number table) or generated by a computer.
- Random rubble
noun 1. masonry in which untooled stones are set without coursing
noun, Statistics. 1. a method of selecting a sample (random sample) from a statistical population in such a way that every possible sample that could be selected has a predetermined probability of being selected.
- Random selection
noun in statistics, a random sampling or sample Examples Random selection is how you draw the sample of people for your study from a population. Word Origin by 1884
- Random testing
programming, testing A black-box testing approach in which software is tested by choosing an arbitrary subset of all possible input values. Random testing helps to avoid the problem of only testing what you know will work. (2001-04-30)